Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, October 12, 2012 at 04:28:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 04:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.08 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.4"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 30.3"||1000.04 mi||west||0° 11' 54.1"||13.63 mi||south||1000.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 34.6"||823.21 mi||east||4° 54' 45.5"||337.57 mi||south||891.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kulhudhuffushi||Fri 9:28 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm||ENE|
|Male||Fri 9:28 AM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm||E|
|Addu City||Fri 9:28 AM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm||SE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 9:58 AM||1209 km||751 miles||653 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Fri 9:58 AM||1385 km||861 miles||748 nm||ENE|
|Colombo||Fri 9:58 AM||1482 km||921 miles||800 nm||E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 9:58 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm||E|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 10:28 AM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm||SSE|
|Bangalore||Fri 9:58 AM||1499 km||931 miles||809 nm||NE|
|Victoria||Fri 8:28 AM||1626 km||1010 miles||878 nm||SW|
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