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 Tuesday, November 6, 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: 54%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.08 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.6 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' 31.8"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 51.8"||979.76 mi||west||0° 08' 56.1"||10.24 mi||south||980.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 11.0"||758.79 mi||east||3° 52' 08.1"||265.92 mi||south||809.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 4:34 AM||2708 km||1683 miles||1462 nm||WNW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 6:34 AM||2828 km||1757 miles||1527 nm||NNE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:34 AM||2855 km||1774 miles||1542 nm||WSW|
|Hermosillo||Tue 7:34 AM||2972 km||1846 miles||1605 nm||NE|
|San Francisco||Tue 6:34 AM||2981 km||1852 miles||1610 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 7:34 AM||3175 km||1973 miles||1715 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 6:34 AM||3185 km||1979 miles||1720 nm||NNE|
|Salt Lake City||Tue 7:34 AM||3762 km||2338 miles||2031 nm||NNE|
|Papeete||Tue 4:34 AM||3781 km||2349 miles||2041 nm||SSW|
|Mexico City||Tue 8:34 AM||3782 km||2350 miles||2042 nm||ENE|
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