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 08:42:00 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 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.77 meters/second, 1507.6 km/hour, 936.8 miles/hour or 814.0 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' 22.3"||15.61 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||south||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 16.8"||936.44 mi||west||0° 04' 50.3"||5.55 mi||south||936.22 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 12.0"||990.62 mi||east||1° 13' 34.7"||84.36 mi||south||990.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Wed 11:42 AM||302 km||187 miles||163 nm||WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 12:42 PM||405 km||251 miles||218 nm||ESE|
|Antananarivo||Wed 11:42 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Wed 11:42 AM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||W|
|Fianarantsoa||Wed 11:42 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||WSW|
|Port Louis||Wed 12:42 PM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm||E|
|Moroni||Wed 11:42 AM||1269 km||788 miles||685 nm||NW|
|Victoria||Wed 12:42 PM||1705 km||1060 miles||921 nm||NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 11:42 AM||1960 km||1218 miles||1058 nm||NW|
|Lilongwe||Wed 10:42 AM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm||WNW|
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