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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 23:26:00 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: 26%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.40 meters/second, 1589.0 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' 28.4"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 30.3"||987.24 mi||west||0° 11' 16.4"||12.91 mi||south||987.05 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 14.9"||886.93 mi||east||4° 16' 10.2"||293.49 mi||south||928.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kupang||Sun 7:26 AM||85 km||53 miles||46 nm||SW|
|Suai||Sun 8:26 AM||127 km||79 miles||68 nm||ENE|
|Same||Sun 8:26 AM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm||ENE|
|Dili||Sun 8:26 AM||197 km||122 miles||106 nm||NE|
|Baucau||Sun 8:26 AM||284 km||177 miles||154 nm||ENE|
|Ende||Sun 7:26 AM||286 km||177 miles||154 nm||WNW|
|Raba||Sun 7:26 AM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm||WNW|
|Kendari||Sun 7:26 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||NNW|
|Makassar||Sun 7:26 AM||720 km||448 miles||389 nm||NW|
|Ambon||Sun 8:26 AM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm||NE|
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