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 18, 2012 at 15:32:00 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: 34%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 31.3"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 19.3"||1002.37 mi||west||0° 11' 41.1"||13.38 mi||north||1002.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 25.2"||775.86 mi||east||4° 38' 47.6"||319.26 mi||north||840.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bandundu||Tue 4:32 PM||46 km||28 miles||25 nm||N|
|Kinshasa||Tue 4:32 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm||WSW|
|Brazzaville||Tue 4:32 PM||238 km||148 miles||128 nm||WSW|
|Mbandaka||Tue 4:32 PM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm||NNE|
|Franceville||Tue 4:32 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||WNW|
|Tshikapa||Tue 5:32 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm||SE|
|Uíge||Tue 4:32 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm||SSW|
|Dolisie||Tue 4:32 PM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm||W|
|Impfondo||Tue 4:32 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm||N|
|Cabinda||Tue 4:32 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||WSW|
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