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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 12:34:00 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: 18%
|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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.93 meters/second, 1522.6 km/hour, 946.1 miles/hour or 822.1 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' 24.7"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||north||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 51.8"||945.85 mi||west||0° 06' 22.0"||7.30 mi||north||946.17 mi|
|24 hours||13° 37' 08.9"||893.69 mi||east||3° 01' 38.6"||208.18 mi||north||924.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Sat 2:34 PM||414 km||257 miles||224 nm||NNW|
|Toliara||Sat 3:34 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||SSE|
|Mahajanga||Sat 3:34 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm||ENE|
|Antsirabe||Sat 3:34 PM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||ESE|
|Beira||Sat 2:34 PM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 3:34 PM||688 km||427 miles||371 nm||E|
|Fomboni||Sat 3:34 PM||743 km||462 miles||401 nm||NNE|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 3:34 PM||773 km||481 miles||418 nm||NE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 3:34 PM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Sat 3:34 PM||786 km||489 miles||425 nm||NNE|
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