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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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 03:36:00 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: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' South, Longitude: 125° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.04 meters/second, 1512.1 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.66 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 22' 30.7"939.29 miwest0° 05' 35.3"6.41 misouth939.04 mi
24 hours15° 09' 24.9"990.33 mieast1° 32' 34.5"106.13 misouth991.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekWed 1:06 PM926 km575 miles500 nmEast E
DarwinWed 1:06 PM944 km587 miles510 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsWed 1:06 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmEast-southeast ESE
KupangWed 11:36 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorth N
DiliWed 12:36 PM1174 km730 miles634 nmNorth N
EuclaWed 12:21 PM1429 km888 miles772 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarWed 11:36 AM1597 km992 miles862 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarWed 11:36 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthWed 11:36 AM1708 km1061 miles922 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalangWed 10:36 AM1843 km1145 miles995 nmNorthwest NW

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