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 3:33 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 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||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 00.0"||958.19 mi||west||0° 08' 36.9"||9.87 mi||south||957.90 mi|
|24 hours||14° 24' 19.8"||957.45 mi||east||2° 55' 46.5"||201.47 mi||south||971.08 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||130 km||81 miles||70 nm||WSW|
|Cochabamba||Mon 9:36 AM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm||SSE|
|Oruro||Mon 9:36 AM||210 km||131 miles||113 nm||S|
|Sucre||Mon 9:36 AM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm||SSE|
|Santa Cruz||Mon 9:36 AM||447 km||277 miles||241 nm||ESE|
|Arequipa||Mon 8:36 AM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm||W|
|Riberalta||Mon 9:36 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm||N|
|Cobija||Mon 9:36 AM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm||NNW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Mon 9:36 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm||E|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Mon 8:36 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm||WNW|
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