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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, December 10, 2012 at 6:06:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 58' South, Longitude: 41° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.18 meters/second, 1552.2 km/hour, 964.5 miles/hour or 838.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.07 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miSouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 25' 42.4"964.23 miWest0° 09' 19.3"10.68 miSouth963.94 mi
24 hours14° 08' 29.8"945.07 miEast3° 15' 58.2"224.59 miSouth963.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaMon 8:06 AM208 km129 miles112 nmWest W
PembaMon 8:06 AM233 km145 miles126 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniMon 9:06 AM405 km252 miles219 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 9:06 AM426 km265 miles230 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduMon 9:06 AM466 km289 miles251 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouMon 9:06 AM499 km310 miles269 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaMon 9:06 AM556 km346 miles300 nmEast E
BlantyreMon 8:06 AM670 km416 miles362 nmWest W
AntananarivoMon 9:06 AM804 km500 miles434 nmSoutheast SE
LilongweMon 8:06 AM807 km501 miles436 nmWest W

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