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 15:46:00 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: 2%
|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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.93 meters/second, 1554.9 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 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' 25.0"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 05.6"||965.92 mi||west||0° 09' 51.3"||11.29 mi||south||965.63 mi|
|24 hours||14° 20' 17.8"||960.57 mi||east||3° 27' 54.7"||238.27 mi||south||981.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Mon 10:46 AM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm||NE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Mon 10:46 AM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm||E|
|La Paz||Mon 11:46 AM||1165 km||724 miles||629 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 11:46 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm||ENE|
|Guayaquil||Mon 10:46 AM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm||N|
|Sucre||Mon 11:46 AM||1527 km||949 miles||825 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Mon 10:46 AM||1570 km||975 miles||848 nm||N|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 9:46 AM||1913 km||1188 miles||1033 nm||NW|
|Cali||Mon 10:46 AM||1987 km||1235 miles||1073 nm||N|
|Bogota||Mon 10:46 AM||2170 km||1349 miles||1172 nm||NNE|
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