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 20:24:00 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: 52%
|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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.8"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 52.7"||983.13 mi||west||0° 09' 19.3"||10.68 mi||south||983.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 39.8"||761.91 mi||east||4° 00' 36.9"||275.62 mi||south||814.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hagåtña||Wed 6:24 AM||406 km||252 miles||219 nm||ENE|
|Saipan||Wed 6:24 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm||NE|
|Melekeok||Wed 5:24 AM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm||SW|
|Jayapura||Wed 5:24 AM||1612 km||1001 miles||870 nm||S|
|Manokwari||Wed 5:24 AM||1636 km||1016 miles||883 nm||SSW|
|Davao||Wed 4:24 AM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm||WSW|
|General Santos||Wed 4:24 AM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm||WSW|
|Palikir||Wed 7:24 AM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm||ESE|
|Manado||Wed 4:24 AM||2160 km||1342 miles||1166 nm||WSW|
|Manila||Wed 4:24 AM||2220 km||1379 miles||1198 nm||W|
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