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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 06:16:00 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: 14%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.12 meters/second, 1552.0 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.0 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' 25.7"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 41.6"||964.09 mi||west||0° 09' 18.4"||10.66 mi||south||963.80 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 51.5"||945.35 mi||east||3° 15' 32.5"||224.11 mi||south||964.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Mon 8:16 AM||53 km||33 miles||29 nm||ESE|
|Blantyre||Mon 8:16 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm||WSW|
|Lilongwe||Mon 8:16 AM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm||W|
|Moroni||Mon 9:16 AM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm||NE|
|Fomboni||Mon 9:16 AM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm||ENE|
|Mzuzu||Mon 8:16 AM||648 km||402 miles||350 nm||NW|
|Chipata||Mon 8:16 AM||679 km||422 miles||366 nm||WNW|
|Beira||Mon 8:16 AM||681 km||423 miles||367 nm||SW|
|Mutsamudu||Mon 9:16 AM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm||ENE|
|Mamoutzou||Mon 9:16 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm||ENE|
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