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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 20:00:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 71%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' North, Longitude: 124° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.03 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.92 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.1"954.99 miwest0° 05' 37.6"6.45 misouth955.26 mi
24 hours11° 22' 51.1"748.44 mieast2° 38' 00.6"181.10 misouth775.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityMon 4:00 AM452 km281 miles244 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tarlac CityMon 4:00 AM505 km314 miles272 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonMon 4:00 AM523 km325 miles282 nmSouthwest SW
MabalacatMon 4:00 AM524 km325 miles283 nmSouthwest SW
AngelesMon 4:00 AM528 km328 miles285 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaMon 4:00 AM534 km332 miles289 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiMon 4:00 AM538 km334 miles290 nmSouthwest SW
OlongapoMon 4:00 AM574 km357 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
KaohsiungMon 4:00 AM691 km430 miles373 nmNorthwest NW
TaipeiMon 4:00 AM831 km516 miles449 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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