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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 03:26:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 03:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.08 meters/second, 1512.3 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 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' 22.5"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||south||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 31.3"||939.39 mi||west||0° 05' 36.8"||6.44 mi||south||939.14 mi|
|24 hours||15° 09' 18.2"||990.31 mi||east||1° 33' 11.1"||106.84 mi||south||991.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Halls Creek||Wed 11:26 AM||103 km||64 miles||56 nm||N|
|Tennant Creek||Wed 12:56 PM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm||E|
|Alice Springs||Wed 12:56 PM||807 km||501 miles||436 nm||SE|
|Darwin||Wed 12:56 PM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm||NNE|
|Dili||Wed 12:26 PM||1196 km||743 miles||646 nm||NNW|
|Eucla||Wed 12:11 PM||1392 km||865 miles||752 nm||S|
|Denpasar||Wed 11:26 AM||1783 km||1108 miles||963 nm||NW|
|Makassar||Wed 11:26 AM||1797 km||1116 miles||970 nm||NNW|
|Perth||Wed 11:26 AM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm||SW|
|Cairns||Wed 1:26 PM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm||E|
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