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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 06:36:00 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: 4%
|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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.20 meters/second, 1566.7 km/hour, 973.5 miles/hour or 846.0 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' 25.9"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||south||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 53.2"||973.25 mi||west||0° 10' 36.8"||12.16 mi||south||972.99 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 20.0"||946.79 mi||east||3° 50' 22.0"||263.97 mi||south||975.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Mon 9:36 AM||458 km||284 miles||247 nm||W|
|Toamasina||Mon 9:36 AM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm||SW|
|Mamoutzou||Mon 9:36 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 10:36 AM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||SSE|
|Port Louis||Mon 10:36 AM||917 km||569 miles||495 nm||SSE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 9:36 AM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm||SW|
|Victoria||Mon 10:36 AM||936 km||582 miles||506 nm||NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Mon 9:36 AM||988 km||614 miles||533 nm||W|
|Moroni||Mon 9:36 AM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm||W|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 9:36 AM||1691 km||1051 miles||913 nm||WNW|
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