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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 20:20:00 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 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 25' North, Longitude: 131° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.21 meters/second, 1559.6 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.9"968.86 miwest0° 07' 36.7"8.72 misouth969.19 mi
24 hours11° 16' 28.7"751.92 mieast3° 22' 51.5"232.43 misouth792.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cebu CityTue 4:20 AM958 km595 miles517 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokTue 5:20 AM960 km596 miles518 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BacolodTue 4:20 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonTue 4:20 AM1073 km667 miles580 nmWest W
ManilaTue 4:20 AM1081 km671 miles583 nmWest W
DavaoTue 4:20 AM1095 km680 miles591 nmSouth-southwest SSW
General SantosTue 4:20 AM1211 km752 miles654 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaipeiTue 4:20 AM1457 km905 miles787 nmNorthwest NW
HagåtñaTue 6:20 AM1496 km930 miles808 nmEast E
ManadoTue 4:20 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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