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, December 4, 2012 at 09:34:00 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: 72%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.42 meters/second, 1589.1 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.0 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' 32.4"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.1"||987.26 mi||west||0° 09' 33.1"||10.94 mi||south||987.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 04.2"||748.12 mi||east||4° 03' 34.4"||278.99 mi||south||802.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Colón||Tue 4:34 AM||189 km||118 miles||102 nm||SSE|
|San Andrés||Tue 4:34 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm||NW|
|Panama||Tue 4:34 AM||239 km||149 miles||129 nm||SSE|
|Santiago de Veraguas||Tue 4:34 AM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm||SSW|
|David||Tue 4:34 AM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm||SW|
|San Jose||Tue 3:34 AM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm||WSW|
|Alajuela||Tue 3:34 AM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm||WSW|
|Puerto Cabezas||Tue 3:34 AM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm||NW|
|Cartagena||Tue 4:34 AM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm||E|
|Montería||Tue 4:34 AM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm||ESE|
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