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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 23:36:00 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: 51%

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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 31' North, Longitude: 94° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.37 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.0"984.92 miwest0° 09' 31.7"10.92 misouth985.26 mi
24 hours11° 16' 08.0"763.83 mieast4° 05' 03.9"280.71 misouth818.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairWed 5:06 AM254 km158 miles137 nmWest W
DaweiWed 6:06 AM462 km287 miles249 nmNortheast NE
PhuketWed 6:36 AM562 km349 miles303 nmSoutheast SE
YangonWed 6:06 AM598 km372 miles323 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MawlamyineWed 6:06 AM628 km390 miles339 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Banda AcehWed 6:36 AM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth S
BangkokWed 6:36 AM663 km412 miles358 nmEast-northeast ENE
PattayaWed 6:36 AM678 km421 miles366 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nakhon SawanWed 6:36 AM738 km459 miles399 nmNortheast NE
Hat YaiWed 6:36 AM796 km495 miles430 nmSoutheast SE

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