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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 01:24:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.87 meters/second, 1497.1 km/hour, 930.3 miles/hour or 808.4 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' 21.8"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.6"||929.96 mi||west||0° 02' 15.3"||2.59 mi||south||929.85 mi|
|24 hours||344° 47' 55.9"||984.08 mi||west||0° 10' 10.0"||11.66 mi||south||983.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Thu 12:24 PM||493 km||307 miles||266 nm||NW|
|Noumea||Thu 12:24 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||WSW|
|Nadi *||Thu 2:24 PM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm||ENE|
|Lautoka *||Thu 2:24 PM||675 km||420 miles||365 nm||ENE|
|Suva *||Thu 2:24 PM||741 km||460 miles||400 nm||ENE|
|Luganville||Thu 12:24 PM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm||NW|
|Kingston||Thu 12:54 PM||1013 km||629 miles||547 nm||SSW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 2:24 PM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Thu 1:24 PM||1555 km||967 miles||840 nm||NNE|
|Honiara||Thu 12:24 PM||1782 km||1107 miles||962 nm||NW|
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