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 11:44:00 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 5:19 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.05 meters/second, 1580.6 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 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' 53.2"||981.94 mi||west||0° 08' 40.7"||9.94 mi||north||981.71 mi|
|24 hours||10° 56' 02.3"||738.04 mi||east||3° 10' 42.8"||218.52 mi||north||764.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Princesa||Sat 7:44 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm||SE|
|Olongapo||Sat 7:44 PM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||ENE|
|Angeles||Sat 7:44 PM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm||ENE|
|Mabalacat||Sat 7:44 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm||ENE|
|Makati||Sat 7:44 PM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm||ENE|
|Manila||Sat 7:44 PM||575 km||358 miles||311 nm||ENE|
|Tarlac City||Sat 7:44 PM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm||ENE|
|Quezon||Sat 7:44 PM||585 km||363 miles||316 nm||ENE|
|Baguio City||Sat 7:44 PM||641 km||399 miles||346 nm||NE|
|Nha Trang||Sat 6:44 PM||751 km||466 miles||405 nm||W|
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