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 22:06:00 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 22:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.19 meters/second, 1563.1 km/hour, 971.3 miles/hour or 844.0 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"||16.19 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.19 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 03.2"||971.16 mi||west||0° 09' 26.1"||10.81 mi||north||971.55 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 19.1"||830.53 mi||east||4° 02' 19.8"||277.64 mi||north||881.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sun 5:06 PM||703 km||437 miles||380 nm||ENE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 5:06 PM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm||NNE|
|Quito||Sun 5:06 PM||1607 km||999 miles||868 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 4:06 PM||1610 km||1000 miles||869 nm||NNW|
|La Paz||Sun 6:06 PM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sun 6:06 PM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Sun 6:06 PM||1994 km||1239 miles||1077 nm||ESE|
|Bogota||Sun 5:06 PM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm||NNE|
|Santiago *||Sun 7:06 PM||2500 km||1553 miles||1350 nm||SSE|
|Panama||Sun 5:06 PM||2574 km||1599 miles||1390 nm||N|
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