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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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 20:24:00 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: 52%

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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 01' North, Longitude: 141° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.57 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.7"983.13 miwest0° 09' 19.3"10.68 misouth983.47 mi
24 hours11° 15' 39.8"761.91 mieast4° 00' 36.9"275.62 misouth814.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 6:24 AM406 km252 miles219 nmEast-northeast ENE
SaipanWed 6:24 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNortheast NE
MelekeokWed 5:24 AM889 km552 miles480 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraWed 5:24 AM1612 km1001 miles870 nmSouth S
ManokwariWed 5:24 AM1636 km1016 miles883 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoWed 4:24 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosWed 4:24 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 7:24 AM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManadoWed 4:24 AM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaWed 4:24 AM2220 km1379 miles1198 nmWest W

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