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 19, 2012 at 19:06:00 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: 24%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 19, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.43 meters/second, 1499.1 km/hour, 931.5 miles/hour or 809.5 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' 23.7"||15.53 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||north||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 51.9"||931.23 mi||west||0° 01' 53.0"||2.16 mi||north||931.33 mi|
|24 hours||14° 10' 32.4"||916.88 mi||east||1° 22' 36.0"||94.70 mi||north||925.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São José do Rio Preto||Fri 4:06 PM||34 km||21 miles||18 nm||E|
|Bauru||Fri 4:06 PM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm||SSE|
|Ribeirão Prêto||Fri 4:06 PM||197 km||122 miles||106 nm||ESE|
|Uberaba||Fri 4:06 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm||ENE|
|Uberlândia||Fri 4:06 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||NE|
|Pirassununga||Fri 4:06 PM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm||ESE|
|Campinas||Fri 4:06 PM||353 km||220 miles||191 nm||SE|
|São Paulo||Fri 4:06 PM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm||SE|
|Goiânia||Fri 4:06 PM||451 km||280 miles||243 nm||N|
|Santos||Fri 4:06 PM||491 km||305 miles||265 nm||SE|
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