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 3:33 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 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 434.29 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' 56.4"||971.32 mi||west||0° 09' 07.6"||10.46 mi||north||971.70 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 56.7"||810.40 mi||east||3° 55' 23.0"||269.67 mi||north||860.09 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||665 km||413 miles||359 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 6:32 PM||762 km||474 miles||412 nm||SSW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Mon 6:32 PM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm||SE|
|Toamasina||Mon 5:32 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Mon 6:32 PM||1071 km||666 miles||578 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Mon 5:32 PM||1148 km||713 miles||620 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Mon 5:32 PM||1525 km||948 miles||823 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 8:32 PM||1838 km||1142 miles||993 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 5:32 PM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 5:32 PM||2212 km||1375 miles||1194 nm||NW|
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