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 21:22:00 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 10:22 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 21:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.41 meters/second, 1527.9 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 30.9"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.2"||949.09 mi||west||0° 04' 37.9"||5.31 mi||south||949.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 26.9"||752.43 mi||east||2° 15' 13.8"||155.01 mi||south||773.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Sat 12:22 AM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm||WSW|
|Sana||Sat 12:22 AM||416 km||258 miles||225 nm||S|
|Al Hudaydah||Sat 12:22 AM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm||SSW|
|Makkah||Sat 12:22 AM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm||WNW|
|Ta'izz||Sat 12:22 AM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm||S|
|Jeddah||Sat 12:22 AM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||WNW|
|Riyadh||Sat 12:22 AM||649 km||403 miles||351 nm||NNE|
|Al Mukalla||Sat 12:22 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||SE|
|Aden||Sat 12:22 AM||691 km||429 miles||373 nm||S|
|Assab||Sat 12:22 AM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm||SSW|
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