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 29, 2012 at 22:22:00 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: 98%
|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 Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.32 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 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' 31.5"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.2"||962.37 mi||west||0° 06' 45.3"||7.74 mi||south||962.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 21.4"||748.03 mi||east||3° 02' 50.2"||209.52 mi||south||782.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Sun 1:22 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm||NNE|
|Al Hudaydah||Sun 1:22 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||SSE|
|Sana||Sun 1:22 AM||276 km||171 miles||149 nm||ESE|
|Asmara||Sun 1:22 AM||366 km||228 miles||198 nm||WSW|
|Keren||Sun 1:22 AM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm||WSW|
|Ta'izz||Sun 1:22 AM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm||SSE|
|Assab||Sun 1:22 AM||416 km||258 miles||224 nm||S|
|Mek'ele||Sun 1:22 AM||451 km||280 miles||243 nm||SW|
|Aden||Sun 1:22 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||SE|
|Tadjoura||Sun 1:22 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||S|
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