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 13:36:00 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: 11%
|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 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.48 meters/second, 1542.5 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 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"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 59.9"||958.24 mi||west||0° 08' 36.9"||9.87 mi||south||957.95 mi|
|24 hours||14° 24' 22.2"||957.55 mi||east||2° 55' 43.3"||201.42 mi||south||971.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|La Paz||Mon 9:36 AM||104 km||65 miles||56 nm||WSW|
|Cochabamba||Mon 9:36 AM||186 km||116 miles||101 nm||SE|
|Oruro||Mon 9:36 AM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm||S|
|Sucre||Mon 9:36 AM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm||SSE|
|Arequipa||Mon 8:36 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||W|
|Santa Cruz||Mon 9:36 AM||472 km||294 miles||255 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 9:36 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm||N|
|Salta||Mon 10:36 AM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm||S|
|Lima||Mon 8:36 AM||1146 km||712 miles||619 nm||WNW|
|Asuncion *||Mon 10:36 AM||1427 km||887 miles||770 nm||SE|
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