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 17:46:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.94 meters/second, 1501.0 km/hour, 932.7 miles/hour or 810.5 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' 21.9"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||south||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 59.5"||932.35 mi||west||0° 03' 27.5"||3.97 mi||south||932.19 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 54.8"||988.47 mi||east||0° 39' 20.3"||45.11 mi||south||987.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 12:46 PM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm||N|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Wed 12:46 PM||992 km||616 miles||535 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Wed 1:46 PM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Wed 1:46 PM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 1:46 PM||1592 km||989 miles||859 nm||NE|
|Santiago *||Wed 2:46 PM||1639 km||1019 miles||885 nm||SSE|
|Córdoba||Wed 2:46 PM||1869 km||1161 miles||1009 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 12:46 PM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm||N|
|Asuncion *||Wed 2:46 PM||2181 km||1355 miles||1177 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Wed 12:46 PM||2215 km||1377 miles||1196 nm||N|
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