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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 20:34:00 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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 23' North, Longitude: 127° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.28 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 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"969.00 miwest0° 07' 37.6"8.74 misouth969.33 mi
24 hours11° 16' 26.2"751.98 mieast3° 23' 15.5"232.89 misouth792.61 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 4:34 AM694 km431 miles375 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonTue 4:34 AM710 km441 miles383 nmWest W
MakatiTue 4:34 AM716 km445 miles387 nmWest W
ManilaTue 4:34 AM718 km446 miles387 nmWest W
BacolodTue 4:34 AM727 km452 miles393 nmSouthwest SW
Baguio CityTue 4:34 AM761 km473 miles411 nmWest W
DavaoTue 4:34 AM945 km587 miles510 nmSouth-southwest SSW
General SantosTue 4:34 AM1060 km659 miles572 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokTue 5:34 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmSoutheast SE
TaipeiTue 4:34 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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