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 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 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, 962.7 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"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 00.5"||962.56 mi||west||0° 08' 36.4"||9.86 mi||north||962.95 mi|
|24 hours||12° 45' 54.0"||850.35 mi||east||3° 46' 28.7"||259.50 mi||north||895.93 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||1003 km||623 miles||541 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Sun 3:06 PM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm||WSW|
|Male||Sun 4:06 PM||2210 km||1373 miles||1193 nm||N|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 3:06 PM||2257 km||1402 miles||1219 nm||WSW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sun 4:06 PM||2459 km||1528 miles||1328 nm||S|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 4:36 PM||2527 km||1570 miles||1364 nm||N|
|Colombo||Sun 4:36 PM||2529 km||1572 miles||1366 nm||N|
|Victoria||Sun 3:06 PM||2566 km||1595 miles||1386 nm||WNW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 2:06 PM||3057 km||1900 miles||1651 nm||W|
|Bangalore||Sun 4:36 PM||3168 km||1969 miles||1711 nm||N|
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