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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 20:46:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||106° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.30 meters/second, 1495.1 km/hour, 929.0 miles/hour or 807.3 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' 22.0"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 00.7"||0.01 mi||north||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 09.4"||928.76 mi||west||0° 00' 49.6"||0.95 mi||north||928.80 mi|
|24 hours||14° 54' 25.7"||963.50 mi||east||1° 01' 39.7"||70.70 mi||north||969.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 3:46 PM||751 km||467 miles||405 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 12:46 PM||2477 km||1539 miles||1337 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 2:46 PM||2863 km||1779 miles||1546 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Thu 3:46 PM||3271 km||2033 miles||1766 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Thu 5:46 PM||3775 km||2346 miles||2039 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Thu 3:46 PM||3793 km||2357 miles||2048 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Thu 4:46 PM||4050 km||2516 miles||2187 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Thu 2:46 PM||4189 km||2603 miles||2262 nm|| NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 2:46 PM||4260 km||2647 miles||2300 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Thu 2:46 PM||4264 km||2649 miles||2302 nm|| NNE|
Related time zone tools