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 16:08:00 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 16:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.79 meters/second, 1554.5 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 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' 03.7"||965.62 mi||west||0° 09' 49.3"||11.25 mi||south||965.33 mi|
|24 hours||14° 20' 59.3"||961.08 mi||east||3° 26' 56.8"||237.17 mi||south||982.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Mon 11:08 AM||807 km||501 miles||436 nm||ENE|
|Guayaquil||Mon 11:08 AM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 10:08 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm||NNW|
|Quito||Mon 11:08 AM||1691 km||1051 miles||913 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Mon 12:08 PM||1723 km||1071 miles||930 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Mon 12:08 PM||1835 km||1140 miles||991 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Mon 12:08 PM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||ESE|
|Bogota||Mon 11:08 AM||2384 km||1481 miles||1287 nm||NNE|
|Santiago *||Mon 1:08 PM||2497 km||1551 miles||1348 nm||SSE|
|Panama||Mon 11:08 AM||2644 km||1643 miles||1428 nm||N|
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