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 Monday, October 15, 2012 at 08:28:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.86 meters/second, 1579.9 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 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' 26.6"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 38.6"||981.49 mi||west||0° 11' 27.9"||13.13 mi||south||981.26 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 35.3"||928.21 mi||east||4° 14' 28.1"||291.55 mi||south||965.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mamoutzou||Mon 11:28 AM||251 km||156 miles||136 nm||SSW|
|Mutsamudu||Mon 11:28 AM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm||SW|
|Fomboni||Mon 11:28 AM||327 km||203 miles||176 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Mon 11:28 AM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm||WSW|
|Antsiranana||Mon 11:28 AM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm||ESE|
|Mahajanga||Mon 11:28 AM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm||S|
|Toamasina||Mon 11:28 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm||SSE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 11:28 AM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm||WNW|
|Nampula||Mon 10:28 AM||903 km||561 miles||488 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 11:28 AM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm||S|
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