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 11:16:00 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: 3%
|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 11:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.54 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 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' 25.4"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 28.8"||969.55 mi||west||0° 10' 14.7"||11.74 mi||south||969.27 mi|
|24 hours||14° 11' 37.3"||954.03 mi||east||3° 39' 21.1"||251.37 mi||south||978.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 11:16 AM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||ESE|
|Monrovia||Mon 11:16 AM||2236 km||1389 miles||1207 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Mon 11:16 AM||2365 km||1470 miles||1277 nm||NNE|
|Recife||Mon 8:16 AM||2377 km||1477 miles||1283 nm||WNW|
|Freetown||Mon 11:16 AM||2451 km||1523 miles||1324 nm||N|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 11:16 AM||2457 km||1527 miles||1327 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Mon 11:16 AM||2563 km||1593 miles||1384 nm||N|
|Accra||Mon 11:16 AM||2607 km||1620 miles||1408 nm||NE|
|São Tomé||Mon 11:16 AM||2750 km||1709 miles||1485 nm||ENE|
|Lome||Mon 11:16 AM||2752 km||1710 miles||1486 nm||NE|
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