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 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: 28%
|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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.90 meters/second, 1551.2 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 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"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 09.1"||963.72 mi||west||0° 08' 43.7"||10.00 mi||north||964.11 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 37.7"||847.59 mi||east||3° 48' 50.4"||262.20 mi||north||894.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 4:34 PM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 4:34 PM||609 km||379 miles||329 nm||S|
|Toamasina||Sun 3:34 PM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||WSW|
|Antsiranana||Sun 3:34 PM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm||WNW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 3:34 PM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm||WSW|
|Antsirabe||Sun 3:34 PM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Sun 4:34 PM||1199 km||745 miles||647 nm||N|
|Moroni||Sun 3:34 PM||1298 km||807 miles||701 nm||WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 3:34 PM||1927 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 6:34 PM||2135 km||1327 miles||1153 nm||ENE|
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