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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 07:26:00 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: 6%
|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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.46 meters/second, 1520.8 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 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' 23.4"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 26.2"||944.75 mi||west||0° 06' 34.7"||7.54 mi||south||944.48 mi|
|24 hours||14° 56' 34.5"||980.99 mi||east||1° 59' 51.8"||137.42 mi||south||984.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Tue 9:26 AM||194 km||121 miles||105 nm||SW|
|Blantyre||Tue 9:26 AM||302 km||187 miles||163 nm||NNW|
|Mutare||Tue 9:26 AM||345 km||215 miles||186 nm||WSW|
|Nampula||Tue 9:26 AM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm||NE|
|Harare||Tue 9:26 AM||514 km||320 miles||278 nm||W|
|Lilongwe||Tue 9:26 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm||NNW|
|Masvingo||Tue 9:26 AM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm||WSW|
|Chipata||Tue 9:26 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||NNW|
|Gweru||Tue 9:26 AM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm||WSW|
|Lusaka||Tue 9:26 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm||WNW|
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