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, November 12, 2011 at 14:06:00 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: 97%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 8:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, November 18, 2011 at 3:10 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.97 meters/second, 1493.9 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.6 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' 29.7"||15.47 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 41.7"||927.88 mi||west||0° 01' 52.3"||2.15 mi||north||927.78 mi|
|24 hours||12° 13' 50.7"||783.03 mi||east||0° 14' 13.3"||16.31 mi||north||782.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 2:06 AM||408 km||254 miles||220 nm||SE|
|Palikir||Sun 1:06 AM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm||SSW|
|Majuro||Sun 2:06 AM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm||SSE|
|Midway||Sat 3:06 AM||1952 km||1213 miles||1054 nm||ENE|
|Hagåtña||Sun 12:06 AM||2292 km||1424 miles||1237 nm||WSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 2:06 AM||2490 km||1547 miles||1345 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Sun 2:06 AM||2539 km||1577 miles||1371 nm||S|
|Tokyo||Sat 11:06 PM||2814 km||1748 miles||1519 nm||NW|
|Baker Island||Sat 2:06 AM||3207 km||1993 miles||1732 nm||SE|
|Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk||Sun 1:06 AM||3356 km||2085 miles||1812 nm||NNW|
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