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 07:42:00 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: 3%
|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 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.34 meters/second, 1495.2 km/hour, 929.1 miles/hour or 807.4 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"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.03 mi||south||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 52.7"||928.85 mi||west||0° 01' 14.9"||1.43 mi||south||928.79 mi|
|24 hours||15° 08' 18.1"||978.84 mi||east||0° 13' 41.1"||15.69 mi||north||979.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Thu 1:42 PM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm||NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 12:42 PM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm||S|
|Port Louis||Thu 11:42 AM||2491 km||1548 miles||1345 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 11:42 AM||2696 km||1675 miles||1456 nm||W|
|Male||Thu 12:42 PM||2896 km||1800 miles||1564 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 1:12 PM||3069 km||1907 miles||1657 nm||N|
|Jakarta||Thu 2:42 PM||3188 km||1981 miles||1722 nm||ENE|
|Port-aux-Francais||Thu 12:42 PM||3316 km||2061 miles||1791 nm||SSW|
|Victoria||Thu 11:42 AM||3328 km||2068 miles||1797 nm||WNW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Thu 3:42 PM||3455 km||2147 miles||1866 nm||NE|
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