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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 11:06:00 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: 27%
|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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.39 meters/second, 1549.4 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.6 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' 27.0"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 00.6"||962.64 mi||west||0° 08' 36.5"||9.86 mi||north||963.03 mi|
|24 hours||12° 45' 51.5"||850.37 mi||east||3° 46' 30.6"||259.55 mi||north||895.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sun 5:06 PM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Sun 3:06 PM||2005 km||1246 miles||1082 nm||WSW|
|Male||Sun 4:06 PM||2206 km||1371 miles||1191 nm||N|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 3:06 PM||2230 km||1385 miles||1204 nm||WSW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sun 4:06 PM||2461 km||1529 miles||1329 nm||S|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 4:36 PM||2532 km||1573 miles||1367 nm||N|
|Colombo||Sun 4:36 PM||2534 km||1574 miles||1368 nm||N|
|Victoria||Sun 3:06 PM||2540 km||1579 miles||1372 nm||WNW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 2:06 PM||3029 km||1882 miles||1635 nm||W|
|Bangalore||Sun 4:36 PM||3170 km||1970 miles||1712 nm||N|
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