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 14:32:00 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: 55%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Monday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.30 meters/second, 1563.5 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 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' 28.8"||16.19 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.19 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 56.5"||971.40 mi||west||0° 09' 07.6"||10.46 mi||north||971.78 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 54.8"||810.43 mi||east||3° 55' 24.5"||269.71 mi||north||860.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Mon 6:32 PM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 6:32 PM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm||S|
|Toamasina||Mon 5:32 PM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Mon 6:32 PM||1066 km||663 miles||576 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Mon 5:32 PM||1123 km||698 miles||606 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Mon 5:32 PM||1496 km||930 miles||808 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 8:32 PM||1865 km||1159 miles||1007 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 5:32 PM||2082 km||1294 miles||1124 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 5:32 PM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm||NW|
|Dodoma||Mon 5:32 PM||2471 km||1535 miles||1334 nm||WNW|
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