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 15:36:00 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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.52 meters/second, 1495.9 km/hour, 929.5 miles/hour or 807.7 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' 21.8"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 46.6"||929.21 mi||west||0° 01' 59.8"||2.29 mi||north||929.31 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 10.5"||974.89 mi||east||1° 29' 59.4"||103.17 mi||north||985.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São José do Rio Preto *||Thu 1:36 PM||188 km||117 miles||101 nm||E|
|Pirassununga *||Thu 1:36 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm||ESE|
|Campinas *||Thu 1:36 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||ESE|
|Goiânia *||Thu 1:36 PM||485 km||302 miles||262 nm||NNE|
|Barra do Garças||Thu 12:36 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm||NNW|
|Curitiba *||Thu 1:36 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm||SSE|
|São Paulo *||Thu 1:36 PM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm||SE|
|Santos *||Thu 1:36 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm||SE|
|Ciudad del Este *||Thu 12:36 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||SSW|
|Foz do Iguaçu *||Thu 1:36 PM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm||SSW|
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