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 Tuesday, October 23, 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: 66%
|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 Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.89 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 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' 30.6"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.3"||988.36 mi||west||0° 10' 28.6"||12.00 mi||north||988.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 53.4"||779.71 mi||east||4° 20' 25.6"||298.28 mi||north||839.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Tue 7:32 PM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm||N|
|Antsiranana||Tue 6:32 PM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm||WSW|
|Port Louis||Tue 7:32 PM||1158 km||719 miles||625 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 7:32 PM||1199 km||745 miles||647 nm||S|
|Antananarivo||Tue 6:32 PM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm||SW|
|Moroni||Tue 6:32 PM||1259 km||782 miles||680 nm||W|
|Mogadishu||Tue 6:32 PM||1692 km||1051 miles||913 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 6:32 PM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Tue 9:32 PM||1977 km||1229 miles||1068 nm||E|
|Dodoma||Tue 6:32 PM||2128 km||1322 miles||1149 nm||W|
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