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 09:32:00 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: 53%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Monday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.64 meters/second, 1557.5 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 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' 28.4"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 32.6"||967.62 mi||west||0° 08' 46.4"||10.05 mi||north||968.00 mi|
|24 hours||12° 13' 44.7"||817.48 mi||east||3° 48' 26.5"||261.73 mi||north||864.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Mon 7:02 PM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm||NNE|
|Tennant Creek||Mon 7:02 PM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm||SE|
|Suai||Mon 6:32 PM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm||NW|
|Same||Mon 6:32 PM||775 km||482 miles||419 nm||NNW|
|Baucau||Mon 6:32 PM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm||NNW|
|Dili||Mon 6:32 PM||821 km||510 miles||444 nm||NNW|
|Kupang||Mon 5:32 PM||828 km||515 miles||447 nm||NW|
|Alice Springs||Mon 7:02 PM||1076 km||669 miles||581 nm||SSE|
|Kendari||Mon 5:32 PM||1430 km||888 miles||772 nm||NNW|
|Makassar||Mon 5:32 PM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm||NW|
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