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 21:16:00 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: 32%
|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 21:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.90 meters/second, 1562.1 km/hour, 970.6 miles/hour or 843.4 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"||16.18 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.18 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 58.6"||970.52 mi||west||0° 09' 22.7"||10.75 mi||north||970.91 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 02.6"||831.98 mi||east||4° 01' 15.8"||276.42 mi||north||882.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuzco||Sun 4:16 PM||108 km||67 miles||58 nm||NW|
|Arequipa||Sun 4:16 PM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm||S|
|La Paz||Sun 5:16 PM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm||SE|
|Cobija||Sun 5:16 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||NE|
|Rio Branco||Sun 5:16 PM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm||NE|
|Riberalta||Sun 5:16 PM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Sun 4:16 PM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm||WNW|
|Sucre||Sun 5:16 PM||831 km||517 miles||449 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 4:16 PM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm||NW|
|Manaus||Sun 5:16 PM||1725 km||1072 miles||932 nm||NE|
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