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 12:46:00 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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.97 meters/second, 1551.5 km/hour, 964.1 miles/hour or 837.7 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' 27.0"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 10.3"||963.87 mi||west||0° 08' 44.6"||10.02 mi||north||964.26 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 11.4"||847.22 mi||east||3° 49' 09.2"||262.55 mi||north||893.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Sun 3:46 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm||SW|
|Antsiranana||Sun 3:46 PM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm||NW|
|Mahajanga||Sun 3:46 PM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Sun 3:46 PM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm||SW|
|Antsirabe||Sun 3:46 PM||703 km||437 miles||380 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 4:46 PM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm||SSE|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 3:46 PM||760 km||472 miles||411 nm||WNW|
|Port Louis||Sun 4:46 PM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm||SE|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 3:46 PM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm||WNW|
|Fomboni||Sun 3:46 PM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm||WNW|
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