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 3:32 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.42 meters/second, 1542.3 km/hour, 958.3 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' 59.0"||958.04 mi||west||0° 08' 35.8"||9.85 mi||south||957.75 mi|
|24 hours||14° 24' 42.6"||957.74 mi||east||2° 55' 15.0"||200.87 mi||south||971.25 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||169 km||105 miles||91 nm||ESE|
|Arequipa||Mon 8:46 AM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm||W|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Mon 8:46 AM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm||NW|
|Sucre||Mon 9:46 AM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm||SE|
|Cobija||Mon 9:46 AM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm||N|
|Riberalta||Mon 9:46 AM||686 km||427 miles||371 nm||NE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 9:46 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Mon 8:46 AM||914 km||568 miles||494 nm||WNW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Mon 9:46 AM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm||E|
|Asuncion *||Mon 10:46 AM||1610 km||1000 miles||869 nm||SE|
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