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 03:58:00 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: 19%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 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' 29.7"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 12.2"||0.24 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 45.9"||1001.44 mi||west||0° 12' 20.9"||14.14 mi||south||1001.45 mi|
|24 hours||12° 23' 43.9"||856.33 mi||east||4° 54' 05.2"||336.80 mi||south||917.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Sat 8:58 AM||865 km||537 miles||467 nm||ENE|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 9:58 AM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm||SE|
|Victoria||Sat 7:58 AM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm||W|
|Male||Sat 8:58 AM||1169 km||727 miles||631 nm||NE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 9:28 AM||1775 km||1103 miles||958 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Sat 9:28 AM||1913 km||1189 miles||1033 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 9:28 AM||1916 km||1190 miles||1034 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Sat 9:28 AM||1976 km||1228 miles||1067 nm||NE|
|Port Louis||Sat 7:58 AM||2109 km||1310 miles||1139 nm||SSW|
|Bangalore||Sat 9:28 AM||2190 km||1361 miles||1183 nm||NE|
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