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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 14:38:00 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: 5%
|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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.69 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.2 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' 29.1"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 12.5"||1001.32 mi||west||0° 12' 40.3"||14.51 mi||south||1001.35 mi|
|24 hours||12° 34' 07.3"||868.74 mi||east||5° 01' 40.6"||345.49 mi||south||932.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mitú||Sat 9:38 AM||418 km||259 miles||225 nm||NNW|
|Rio Branco||Sat 10:38 AM||866 km||538 miles||468 nm||S|
|Florencia||Sat 9:38 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm||WNW|
|Puerto Ayacucho||Sat 10:08 AM||879 km||546 miles||475 nm||N|
|Bogota||Sat 9:38 AM||962 km||598 miles||519 nm||NW|
|Manaus||Sat 10:38 AM||975 km||606 miles||526 nm||E|
|Cobija||Sat 10:38 AM||975 km||606 miles||527 nm||S|
|Riberalta||Sat 10:38 AM||1018 km||633 miles||550 nm||SSE|
|Cali||Sat 9:38 AM||1063 km||660 miles||574 nm||NW|
|Quito||Sat 9:38 AM||1108 km||688 miles||598 nm||WNW|
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