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 17:24:00 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: 5%
|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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.17 meters/second, 1494.6 km/hour, 928.7 miles/hour or 807.0 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"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||north||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 02.9"||928.41 mi||west||0° 00' 17.5"||0.34 mi||north||928.43 mi|
|24 hours||14° 58' 45.6"||967.92 mi||east||0° 49' 29.9"||56.75 mi||north||972.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fuerte Olimpo *||Thu 2:24 PM||23 km||14 miles||12 nm||SW|
|Asuncion *||Thu 2:24 PM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm||S|
|Ciudad del Este *||Thu 2:24 PM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm||SSE|
|Foz do Iguaçu *||Thu 3:24 PM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm||SSE|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Thu 1:24 PM||609 km||379 miles||329 nm||NW|
|Santa Cruz||Thu 1:24 PM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm||WNW|
|Sucre||Thu 1:24 PM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm||WNW|
|Salta||Thu 2:24 PM||899 km||559 miles||485 nm||WSW|
|Tucumán||Thu 2:24 PM||1007 km||625 miles||544 nm||SW|
|São Paulo *||Thu 3:24 PM||1177 km||731 miles||636 nm||ESE|
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