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 13:46:00 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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.42 meters/second, 1542.3 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 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' 08.5"||0.17 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 59.1"||958.06 mi||west||0° 08' 36.0"||9.86 mi||south||957.76 mi|
|24 hours||14° 24' 40.2"||957.71 mi||east||2° 55' 18.2"||200.93 mi||south||971.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|La Paz||Mon 9:46 AM||141 km||88 miles||76 nm||ESE|
|Arequipa||Mon 8:46 AM||231 km||144 miles||125 nm||W|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Mon 8:46 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||NW|
|Sucre||Mon 9:46 AM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm||SE|
|Cobija||Mon 9:46 AM||567 km||353 miles||306 nm||N|
|Riberalta||Mon 9:46 AM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm||NNE|
|Santa Cruz||Mon 9:46 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 9:46 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm||NNE|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Mon 9:46 AM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm||E|
|Lima||Mon 8:46 AM||940 km||584 miles||507 nm||WNW|
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