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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 22:34:00 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: 13%
|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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.13 meters/second, 1508.9 km/hour, 937.6 miles/hour or 814.7 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' 23.6"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 40.0"||937.38 mi||west||0° 04' 37.1"||5.30 mi||north||937.62 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 14.4"||920.65 mi||east||2° 25' 01.6"||166.26 mi||north||942.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 5:34 PM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm||SE|
|Adamstown||Fri 2:34 PM||1440 km||895 miles||778 nm||WSW|
|Papeete||Fri 12:34 PM||3405 km||2116 miles||1838 nm||W|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 4:34 PM||3670 km||2280 miles||1982 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Fri 5:34 PM||4388 km||2726 miles||2369 nm||E|
|Rarotonga||Fri 12:34 PM||4418 km||2745 miles||2385 nm||W|
|Quito||Fri 5:34 PM||4751 km||2952 miles||2565 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Fri 4:34 PM||4765 km||2961 miles||2573 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 4:34 PM||4800 km||2983 miles||2592 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 4:34 PM||4814 km||2991 miles||2599 nm||NE|
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