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 13:16:00 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: 5%
|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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 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' 23.0"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 59.5"||940.88 mi||west||0° 05' 48.6"||6.66 mi||south||940.63 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 43.4"||986.35 mi||east||1° 39' 32.3"||114.12 mi||south||987.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Uberlândia *||Tue 11:16 AM||24 km||15 miles||13 nm||W|
|Uberaba *||Tue 11:16 AM||88 km||55 miles||48 nm||S|
|Itumbiara *||Tue 11:16 AM||138 km||86 miles||75 nm||WNW|
|Ribeirão Prêto *||Tue 11:16 AM||241 km||149 miles||130 nm||S|
|São José do Rio Preto *||Tue 11:16 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm||SSW|
|Goiânia *||Tue 11:16 AM||284 km||177 miles||153 nm||NNW|
|Pirassununga *||Tue 11:16 AM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm||S|
|Brasilia *||Tue 11:16 AM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm||N|
|Campinas *||Tue 11:16 AM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm||SSE|
|Belo Horizonte *||Tue 11:16 AM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm||ESE|
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