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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 16:12:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 16:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.40 meters/second, 1524.2 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 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' 30.8"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||south||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 55.1"||946.83 mi||west||0° 04' 09.6"||4.77 mi||south||947.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 54.7"||753.39 mi||east||2° 04' 28.0"||142.67 mi||south||771.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baguio City||Sat 12:12 AM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm||S|
|Kaohsiung||Sat 12:12 AM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm||N|
|Tarlac City||Sat 12:12 AM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm||S|
|Mabalacat||Sat 12:12 AM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm||S|
|Angeles||Sat 12:12 AM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm||S|
|Olongapo||Sat 12:12 AM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm||S|
|Taichung||Sat 12:12 AM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm||N|
|Quezon||Sat 12:12 AM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm||SSE|
|Manila||Sat 12:12 AM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm||S|
|Makati||Sat 12:12 AM||551 km||342 miles||298 nm||S|
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