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 08:46:00 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 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.76 meters/second, 1507.5 km/hour, 936.7 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' 16.6"||936.41 mi||west||0° 04' 50.0"||5.54 mi||south||936.19 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 13.3"||990.61 mi||east||1° 13' 24.0"||84.15 mi||south||990.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Wed 11:46 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Wed 11:46 AM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Wed 11:46 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||W|
|Fianarantsoa||Wed 11:46 AM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 12:46 PM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm||ESE|
|Mahajanga||Wed 11:46 AM||669 km||415 miles||361 nm||NW|
|Port Louis||Wed 12:46 PM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm||E|
|Mamoutzou||Wed 11:46 AM||984 km||612 miles||532 nm||NW|
|Moroni||Wed 11:46 AM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm||NW|
|Victoria||Wed 12:46 PM||1725 km||1072 miles||931 nm||NNE|
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