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 09:56:00 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||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.08 meters/second, 1494.3 km/hour, 928.5 miles/hour or 806.8 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' 21.6"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||north||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 38.0"||928.20 mi||west||0° 01' 05.4"||1.25 mi||north||928.26 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 49.9"||981.16 mi||east||1° 09' 23.9"||79.57 mi||north||988.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Masvingo||Thu 11:56 AM||108 km||67 miles||58 nm||NE|
|Gweru||Thu 11:56 AM||164 km||102 miles||89 nm||NNW|
|Bulawayo||Thu 11:56 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm||WNW|
|Francistown||Thu 11:56 AM||286 km||178 miles||155 nm||W|
|Mutare||Thu 11:56 AM||329 km||204 miles||177 nm||NE|
|Chitungwiza||Thu 11:56 AM||329 km||205 miles||178 nm||NNE|
|Polokwane||Thu 11:56 AM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm||SSW|
|Harare||Thu 11:56 AM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm||NNE|
|Serowe||Thu 11:56 AM||403 km||250 miles||218 nm||WSW|
|Beira||Thu 11:56 AM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm||ENE|
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