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 Sunday, December 23, 2012 at 01:36:00 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: 76%
|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 Sunday, December 23, 2012 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.40 meters/second, 1567.5 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 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' 32.5"||16.23 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 37.3"||973.82 mi||west||0° 07' 48.0"||8.94 mi||north||973.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 34.2"||740.58 mi||east||2° 47' 47.2"||192.30 mi||north||760.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 7:36 PM||181 km||112 miles||98 nm||WSW|
|Matagalpa||Sat 7:36 PM||183 km||114 miles||99 nm||S|
|La Ceiba||Sat 7:36 PM||185 km||115 miles||100 nm||NW|
|Roatán||Sat 7:36 PM||218 km||135 miles||118 nm||NNW|
|Tela||Sat 7:36 PM||238 km||148 miles||129 nm||NW|
|Puerto Cabezas||Sat 7:36 PM||249 km||155 miles||134 nm||ESE|
|Managua||Sat 7:36 PM||275 km||171 miles||149 nm||SSW|
|Choloma||Sat 7:36 PM||275 km||171 miles||149 nm||WNW|
|Masaya||Sat 7:36 PM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm||S|
|San Miguel||Sat 7:36 PM||300 km||187 miles||162 nm||WSW|
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