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 22, 2012 at 01:06:00 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: 49%
|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 Monday, October 22, 2012 at 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.85 meters/second, 1547.5 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 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' 27.7"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 51.6"||961.36 mi||west||0° 08' 06.5"||9.29 mi||north||961.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 15.1"||830.02 mi||east||3° 35' 12.7"||246.60 mi||north||872.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 8:06 PM||1219 km||757 miles||658 nm||S|
|Adamstown||Sun 5:06 PM||2432 km||1511 miles||1313 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 7:06 PM||2692 km||1673 miles||1454 nm||NE|
|Lima||Sun 8:06 PM||3452 km||2145 miles||1864 nm||E|
|Quito||Sun 8:06 PM||3758 km||2335 miles||2029 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Sun 7:06 PM||3936 km||2446 miles||2125 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Sun 7:06 PM||3944 km||2450 miles||2129 nm||NNE|
|San Jose||Sun 7:06 PM||3960 km||2461 miles||2138 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sun 7:06 PM||3987 km||2477 miles||2153 nm||NE|
|Mexico City *||Sun 8:06 PM||4067 km||2527 miles||2196 nm||NNE|
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