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 20:10:00 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: 79%
|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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.31 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 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"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.3"||0.07 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.0"||944.39 mi||west||0° 03' 29.2"||4.00 mi||south||944.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 01.2"||749.29 mi||east||1° 48' 49.8"||124.76 mi||south||763.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Sun 4:10 AM||19 km||12 miles||10 nm||NNE|
|Nanning||Sun 4:10 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm||NNW|
|Hai Phong||Sun 3:10 AM||390 km||242 miles||211 nm||WNW|
|Macau||Sun 4:10 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm||NE|
|Foshan||Sun 4:10 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm||NE|
|Huế||Sun 3:10 AM||473 km||294 miles||256 nm||SW|
|Guangzhou||Sun 4:10 AM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm||NE|
|Da Nang||Sun 3:10 AM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm||SSW|
|Hanoi||Sun 3:10 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||WNW|
|Hong Kong||Sun 4:10 AM||487 km||302 miles||263 nm||NE|
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