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 Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 19:10:00 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: 92%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.80 meters/second, 1511.3 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.0 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"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.8"||938.74 mi||west||0° 01' 13.4"||1.40 mi||north||938.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 48.3"||754.43 mi||east||0° 02' 35.1"||2.96 mi||north||754.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luang Prabang||Fri 2:10 AM||107 km||66 miles||58 nm||SSE|
|Chiang Rai||Fri 2:10 AM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm||WSW|
|Xam Neua||Fri 2:10 AM||242 km||150 miles||131 nm||E|
|Vientiane||Fri 2:10 AM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm||SSE|
|Chiang Mai||Fri 2:10 AM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm||SW|
|Udon Thani||Fri 2:10 AM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm||SSE|
|Hanoi||Fri 2:10 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm||E|
|Kunming||Fri 3:10 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||NNE|
|Khon Kaen||Fri 2:10 AM||495 km||307 miles||267 nm||SSE|
|Hai Phong||Fri 2:10 AM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm||E|
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