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 Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 02:34:00 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: 39%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 31.6"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.1"||997.62 mi||west||0° 11' 02.1"||12.64 mi||south||997.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 55.4"||786.21 mi||east||4° 36' 18.5"||316.43 mi||south||850.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Male||Thu 7:34 AM||1204 km||748 miles||650 nm||ESE|
|Victoria||Thu 6:34 AM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm||SSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 8:04 AM||1550 km||963 miles||837 nm||E|
|Madurai||Thu 8:04 AM||1699 km||1056 miles||917 nm||ENE|
|Mumbai||Thu 8:04 AM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm||NE|
|Bangalore||Thu 8:04 AM||1732 km||1077 miles||935 nm||ENE|
|Pune||Thu 8:04 AM||1744 km||1083 miles||942 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Thu 8:04 AM||1865 km||1159 miles||1007 nm||E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 8:04 AM||1871 km||1162 miles||1010 nm||E|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 8:34 AM||1890 km||1174 miles||1020 nm||SSE|
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