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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 14:34:00 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: 64%
|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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.69 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 31.5"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||south||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 38.7"||965.43 mi||west||0° 07' 09.8"||8.21 mi||south||965.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 36.5"||750.58 mi||east||3° 12' 49.3"||220.95 mi||south||787.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Mon 4:34 AM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 4:34 AM||2043 km||1270 miles||1103 nm||SW|
|San Francisco||Mon 6:34 AM||3296 km||2048 miles||1780 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Mon 6:34 AM||3370 km||2094 miles||1820 nm||NE|
|Midway||Mon 3:34 AM||3538 km||2198 miles||1910 nm||WNW|
|Las Vegas||Mon 6:34 AM||3729 km||2317 miles||2014 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Mon 4:34 AM||3749 km||2329 miles||2024 nm||S|
|Hermosillo||Mon 7:34 AM||3809 km||2367 miles||2057 nm||ENE|
|Baker Island||Mon 2:34 AM||3832 km||2381 miles||2069 nm||WSW|
|Phoenix||Mon 7:34 AM||3859 km||2398 miles||2084 nm||NE|
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