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 Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 02:28:00 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: 20%
|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 Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 29.8"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 12.2"||0.24 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 51.3"||1001.81 mi||west||0° 12' 20.7"||14.14 mi||south||1001.82 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 15.4"||853.70 mi||east||4° 54' 32.3"||337.31 mi||south||915.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 7:58 AM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm||NW|
|Colombo||Sat 7:58 AM||1362 km||846 miles||736 nm||NW|
|Medan||Sat 9:28 AM||1398 km||869 miles||755 nm||ENE|
|Bengkulu||Sat 9:28 AM||1625 km||1010 miles||877 nm||E|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 10:28 AM||1681 km||1045 miles||908 nm||ENE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 7:58 AM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm||NW|
|Madurai||Sat 7:58 AM||1742 km||1082 miles||940 nm||NW|
|Male||Sat 7:28 AM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 8:28 AM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm||WSW|
|Singapore||Sat 10:28 AM||1848 km||1148 miles||998 nm||ENE|
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