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 12:26:00 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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.95 meters/second, 1504.6 km/hour, 934.9 miles/hour or 812.4 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' 22.1"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 08.4"||934.61 mi||west||0° 04' 16.9"||4.91 mi||south||934.41 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 24.5"||990.15 mi||east||0° 59' 35.8"||68.33 mi||south||989.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 12:26 PM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm||NW|
|Windhoek *||Wed 2:26 PM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm||ESE|
|Luanda||Wed 1:26 PM||2009 km||1249 miles||1085 nm||NE|
|São Tomé||Wed 12:26 PM||2415 km||1501 miles||1304 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Wed 2:26 PM||2512 km||1561 miles||1356 nm||SE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 1:26 PM||2514 km||1562 miles||1358 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 1:26 PM||2517 km||1564 miles||1359 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Wed 1:26 PM||2547 km||1583 miles||1375 nm||NNE|
|Abidjan||Wed 12:26 PM||2803 km||1742 miles||1514 nm||N|
|Accra||Wed 12:26 PM||2819 km||1752 miles||1522 nm||N|
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