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 13:16:00 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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.14 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.1 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' 27.2"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 13.2"||964.33 mi||west||0° 08' 47.1"||10.07 mi||north||964.72 mi|
|24 hours||12° 41' 05.9"||846.36 mi||east||3° 49' 55.6"||263.46 mi||north||893.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mahajanga||Sun 4:16 PM||197 km||123 miles||107 nm||ESE|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 4:16 PM||292 km||181 miles||158 nm||NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 4:16 PM||350 km||218 miles||189 nm||N|
|Moroni||Sun 4:16 PM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 4:16 PM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm||SE|
|Nampula||Sun 3:16 PM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Sun 4:16 PM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||SSE|
|Toamasina||Sun 4:16 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm||ESE|
|Antsiranana||Sun 4:16 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 4:16 PM||1101 km||684 miles||594 nm||NNW|
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