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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, November 12, 2012 at 18:36:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||119° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.89 meters/second, 1551.2 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 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' 24.8"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 50.9"||963.67 mi||west||0° 09' 35.3"||10.99 mi||south||963.38 mi|
|24 hours||14° 25' 36.8"||964.52 mi||east||3° 20' 15.4"||229.52 mi||south||983.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Mon 10:36 AM||1552 km||964 miles||838 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Mon 1:36 PM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Mon 8:36 AM||3184 km||1978 miles||1719 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 12:36 PM||3672 km||2282 miles||1983 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 8:36 AM||4270 km||2653 miles||2305 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Mon 12:36 PM||4424 km||2749 miles||2389 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 8:36 AM||4522 km||2810 miles||2442 nm|| WNW|
|Guatemala||Mon 12:36 PM||4592 km||2853 miles||2480 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Mon 12:36 PM||4629 km||2876 miles||2499 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Mon 1:36 PM||4644 km||2885 miles||2507 nm|| E|
Related time zone tools