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 11:36:00 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: 82%
|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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.10 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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' 30.9"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.5"||941.67 mi||west||0° 02' 40.9"||3.08 mi||south||941.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 45.1"||750.17 mi||east||1° 30' 04.2"||103.26 mi||south||760.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sat 4:36 AM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm||NNE|
|San Diego *||Sat 4:36 AM||1584 km||984 miles||856 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 4:36 AM||1665 km||1034 miles||899 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sat 4:36 AM||1668 km||1036 miles||901 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 4:36 AM||1725 km||1072 miles||932 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Sat 4:36 AM||1911 km||1188 miles||1032 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Sat 4:36 AM||1943 km||1208 miles||1049 nm||NE|
|San Francisco *||Sat 4:36 AM||1951 km||1212 miles||1053 nm||N|
|Oakland *||Sat 4:36 AM||1956 km||1215 miles||1056 nm||N|
|Mazatlan||Sat 4:36 AM||1957 km||1216 miles||1057 nm||ENE|
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