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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 08:22:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 08:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.00 meters/second, 1494.0 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.7 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' 21.6"||15.47 mi||west||0° 00' 00.8"||0.01 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 36.4"||928.09 mi||west||0° 00' 50.3"||0.96 mi||north||928.14 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 24.1"||982.77 mi||east||1° 03' 35.7"||72.92 mi||north||988.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Thu 12:22 PM||282 km||175 miles||152 nm||E|
|Toamasina||Thu 11:22 AM||464 km||289 miles||251 nm||NW|
|Port Louis||Thu 12:22 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||E|
|Antananarivo||Thu 11:22 AM||590 km||367 miles||318 nm||WNW|
|Fianarantsoa||Thu 11:22 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Thu 11:22 AM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm||W|
|Moroni||Thu 11:22 AM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm||NW|
|Victoria||Thu 12:22 PM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm||N|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 11:22 AM||2129 km||1323 miles||1149 nm||NW|
|Maputo||Thu 10:22 AM||2133 km||1325 miles||1152 nm||WSW|
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