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 Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 14:10:00 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: 73%
|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 Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.72 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 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' 31.3"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.9"||952.04 mi||west||0° 05' 07.1"||5.87 mi||south||952.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 48.9"||748.35 mi||east||2° 26' 24.1"||167.80 mi||south||771.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Sun 4:10 AM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm||WNW|
|Wailuku||Sun 4:10 AM||647 km||402 miles||350 nm||WNW|
|Honolulu||Sun 4:10 AM||796 km||495 miles||430 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 4:10 AM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Sun 3:10 AM||2908 km||1807 miles||1570 nm||WNW|
|Baker Island||Sun 2:10 AM||3467 km||2154 miles||1872 nm||WSW|
|San Francisco||Sun 6:10 AM||3479 km||2162 miles||1878 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Sun 6:10 AM||3650 km||2268 miles||1971 nm||NE|
|Fakaofo||Mon 3:10 AM||3821 km||2375 miles||2063 nm||SW|
|Las Vegas||Sun 6:10 AM||3993 km||2481 miles||2156 nm||NE|
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