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 20:26:00 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: 31%
|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 20:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.62 meters/second, 1561.0 km/hour, 970.0 miles/hour or 842.9 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' 27.9"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 53.9"||969.88 mi||west||0° 09' 19.3"||10.68 mi||north||970.27 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 46.5"||833.45 mi||east||4° 00' 10.5"||275.18 mi||north||884.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sun 4:26 PM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm||SW|
|Santa Cruz||Sun 4:26 PM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm||SW|
|Riberalta||Sun 4:26 PM||836 km||520 miles||451 nm||WNW|
|Sucre||Sun 4:26 PM||844 km||524 miles||456 nm||SW|
|La Paz||Sun 4:26 PM||1001 km||622 miles||540 nm||WSW|
|Rio Branco||Sun 4:26 PM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 6:26 PM||1218 km||757 miles||658 nm||E|
|Asuncion *||Sun 5:26 PM||1231 km||765 miles||665 nm||S|
|Manaus||Sun 4:26 PM||1235 km||768 miles||667 nm||N|
|São Paulo *||Sun 6:26 PM||1668 km||1037 miles||901 nm||SE|
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