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 12:36 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 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 435.19 meters/second, 1566.7 km/hour, 973.5 miles/hour or 845.9 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' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 53.1"||973.31 mi||west||0° 10' 36.7"||12.16 mi||south||973.04 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 22.2"||946.88 mi||east||3° 50' 19.5"||263.94 mi||south||975.31 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||429 km||266 miles||232 nm||W|
|Toamasina||Mon 9:36 AM||713 km||443 miles||385 nm||SW|
|Mamoutzou||Mon 9:36 AM||864 km||537 miles||467 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Mon 9:36 AM||905 km||562 miles||489 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 10:36 AM||920 km||571 miles||497 nm||SSE|
|Port Louis||Mon 10:36 AM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm||SSE|
|Victoria||Mon 10:36 AM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm||NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Mon 9:36 AM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Mon 9:36 AM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm||SW|
|Moroni||Mon 9:36 AM||1088 km||676 miles||588 nm||W|
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