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 Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 11:36:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 72%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.09 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 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' 32.9"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 53.3"||982.02 mi||west||0° 08' 41.2"||9.95 mi||north||981.79 mi|
|24 hours||10° 55' 57.9"||738.02 mi||east||3° 10' 57.2"||218.80 mi||north||765.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Princesa||Sat 7:36 PM||323 km||200 miles||174 nm||S|
|Olongapo||Sat 7:36 PM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm||NE|
|Makati||Sat 7:36 PM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm||NE|
|Manila||Sat 7:36 PM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm||NE|
|Angeles||Sat 7:36 PM||373 km||232 miles||202 nm||NE|
|Quezon||Sat 7:36 PM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||NE|
|Mabalacat||Sat 7:36 PM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||NE|
|Tarlac City||Sat 7:36 PM||403 km||250 miles||217 nm||NE|
|Baguio City||Sat 7:36 PM||488 km||303 miles||264 nm||NNE|
|Iloilo City||Sat 7:36 PM||513 km||318 miles||277 nm||ESE|
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