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 15:32:00 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: 56%
|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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.63 meters/second, 1564.7 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 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' 28.9"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 01.2"||972.13 mi||west||0° 09' 11.8"||10.54 mi||north||972.51 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 11.7"||809.04 mi||east||3° 56' 42.9"||271.21 mi||north||859.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fomboni||Mon 6:32 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||NE|
|Moroni||Mon 6:32 PM||276 km||171 miles||149 nm||NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Mon 6:32 PM||303 km||189 miles||164 nm||NE|
|Mamoutzou||Mon 6:32 PM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm||ENE|
|Nampula||Mon 5:32 PM||353 km||219 miles||191 nm||WSW|
|Mahajanga||Mon 6:32 PM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm||ESE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 6:32 PM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm||SE|
|Antsirabe||Mon 6:32 PM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm||SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 6:32 PM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm||NNW|
|Toamasina||Mon 6:32 PM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm||ESE|
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