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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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 19:34:00 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: 62%

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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 31' North, Longitude: 142° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.01 meters/second, 1558.8 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.14 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.3"968.40 miwest0° 07' 33.1"8.65 misouth968.73 mi
24 hours11° 16' 36.7"751.72 mieast3° 21' 32.5"230.92 misouth791.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaTue 5:34 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSoutheast SE
SaipanTue 5:34 AM388 km241 miles209 nmEast E
MelekeokTue 4:34 AM1208 km750 miles652 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 6:34 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraTue 4:34 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth S
ManokwariTue 4:34 AM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YokohamaTue 4:34 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmNorth N
OsakaTue 4:34 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeTue 4:34 AM2236 km1390 miles1208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaTue 4:34 AM2240 km1392 miles1210 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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