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 09:36:00 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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.56 meters/second, 1506.8 km/hour, 936.3 miles/hour or 813.6 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' 22.3"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 14.6"||935.98 mi||west||0° 04' 42.4"||5.40 mi||south||935.77 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 33.0"||990.56 mi||east||1° 10' 16.4"||80.57 mi||south||990.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Wed 11:36 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||W|
|Nampula||Wed 11:36 AM||506 km||315 miles||273 nm||N|
|Blantyre||Wed 11:36 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||NW|
|Toliara||Wed 12:36 PM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||SE|
|Mutare||Wed 11:36 AM||686 km||427 miles||371 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Wed 12:36 PM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm||E|
|Lilongwe||Wed 11:36 AM||852 km||530 miles||460 nm||NW|
|Masvingo||Wed 11:36 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||W|
|Harare||Wed 11:36 AM||879 km||546 miles||474 nm||WNW|
|Antananarivo||Wed 12:36 PM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm||E|
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