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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 21:10:00 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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 59' North, Longitude: 107° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.31 meters/second, 1538.3 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.93 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.0"955.60 miwest0° 05' 43.6"6.56 misouth955.88 mi
24 hours11° 22' 28.2"748.49 mieast2° 40' 17.7"183.71 misouth775.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuếMon 4:10 AM168 km104 miles91 nmSouth S
Da NangMon 4:10 AM223 km139 miles121 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Hai PhongMon 4:10 AM332 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SavannakhetMon 4:10 AM335 km208 miles181 nmWest-southwest WSW
PakseMon 4:10 AM366 km228 miles198 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HaikouMon 5:10 AM374 km232 miles202 nmNortheast NE
HanoiMon 4:10 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Xam NeuaMon 4:10 AM455 km283 miles246 nmNorthwest NW
Udon ThaniMon 4:10 AM507 km315 miles274 nmWest W
VientianeMon 4:10 AM522 km324 miles282 nmWest W

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