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 3, 2012 at 05:26:00 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: 84%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.42 meters/second, 1513.5 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.2 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"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.0"||0.04 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.2"||940.21 mi||west||0° 02' 05.8"||2.40 mi||south||940.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 29.8"||750.94 mi||east||1° 16' 21.8"||87.55 mi||south||759.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sat 4:26 AM||1450 km||901 miles||783 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Sat 5:26 AM||2060 km||1280 miles||1112 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sat 5:26 AM||2106 km||1308 miles||1137 nm||E|
|Ponta Delgada||Sat 4:26 AM||2144 km||1332 miles||1157 nm||NNE|
|Angra do Heroísmo||Sat 4:26 AM||2171 km||1349 miles||1172 nm||NNE|
|Banjul||Sat 5:26 AM||2197 km||1365 miles||1186 nm||ESE|
|Bissau||Sat 5:26 AM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm||ESE|
|El Aaiún||Sat 5:26 AM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm||ENE|
|Cayenne||Sat 2:26 AM||2483 km||1543 miles||1341 nm||SW|
|Paramaribo||Sat 2:26 AM||2647 km||1645 miles||1430 nm||SW|
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