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 13:06:00 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: 12%
|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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.66 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.2 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' 25.0"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 02.7"||958.58 mi||west||0° 08' 39.9"||9.93 mi||south||958.28 mi|
|24 hours||14° 23' 20.7"||956.69 mi||east||2° 57' 08.0"||203.03 mi||south||970.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Mon 9:06 AM||106 km||66 miles||57 nm||WSW|
|Santa Cruz||Mon 9:06 AM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm||WSW|
|Sucre||Mon 9:06 AM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm||WSW|
|Riberalta||Mon 9:06 AM||855 km||531 miles||461 nm||NW|
|La Paz||Mon 9:06 AM||866 km||538 miles||467 nm||W|
|Asuncion *||Mon 10:06 AM||1055 km||656 miles||570 nm||SSE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 9:06 AM||1075 km||668 miles||581 nm||NW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 11:06 AM||1303 km||809 miles||703 nm||E|
|Manaus||Mon 9:06 AM||1428 km||887 miles||771 nm||N|
|São Paulo *||Mon 11:06 AM||1633 km||1015 miles||882 nm||ESE|
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