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 Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 04:18:00 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: 97%
|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 Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.58 meters/second, 1596.9 km/hour, 992.3 miles/hour or 862.3 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' 33.1"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 02.9"||992.12 mi||west||0° 09' 45.5"||11.18 mi||north||991.94 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 37.8"||740.53 mi||east||3° 39' 48.9"||251.82 mi||north||777.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Liberia||Sat 10:18 PM||242 km||151 miles||131 nm||ENE|
|Masaya||Sat 10:18 PM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Sat 10:18 PM||300 km||186 miles||162 nm||NNE|
|Alajuela||Sat 10:18 PM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm||E|
|San Jose||Sat 10:18 PM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm||E|
|Matagalpa||Sat 10:18 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm||NNE|
|San Miguel||Sat 10:18 PM||426 km||264 miles||230 nm||N|
|San Salvador||Sat 10:18 PM||482 km||299 miles||260 nm||NNW|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 10:18 PM||485 km||302 miles||262 nm||N|
|Santa Ana||Sat 10:18 PM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm||NNW|
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