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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 06:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 40' South, Longitude: 69° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.67 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.91 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 23' 53.3"954.13 miwest0° 08' 20.7"9.56 misouth953.83 mi
24 hours14° 45' 35.9"978.10 mieast2° 45' 24.2"189.59 misouth989.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Tue 10:26 AM762 km474 miles412 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaTue 12:26 PM1068 km664 miles577 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisTue 10:26 AM1366 km849 miles738 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisTue 10:26 AM1592 km989 miles860 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaTue 10:26 AM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmNorthwest NW
MaleTue 11:26 AM2339 km1454 miles1263 nmNorth N
AntananarivoTue 9:26 AM2385 km1482 miles1288 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandTue 11:26 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 11:56 AM2829 km1758 miles1528 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniTue 9:26 AM2926 km1818 miles1580 nmWest W

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