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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 12:06:00 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: 38%
|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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 12:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.78 meters/second, 1579.6 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 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' 29.3"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 17.9"||981.40 mi||west||0° 10' 15.3"||11.75 mi||north||981.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 08.4"||807.39 mi||east||4° 17' 12.2"||294.62 mi||north||864.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 6:06 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||NNW|
|Male||Mon 5:06 PM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Mon 4:06 PM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 5:36 PM||2153 km||1338 miles||1163 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Mon 5:36 PM||2155 km||1339 miles||1163 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Mon 4:06 PM||2198 km||1366 miles||1187 nm||WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 4:06 PM||2235 km||1389 miles||1207 nm||WSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Mon 5:36 PM||2255 km||1401 miles||1218 nm||N|
|Madurai||Mon 5:36 PM||2431 km||1510 miles||1312 nm||N|
|Bangalore||Mon 5:36 PM||2754 km||1711 miles||1487 nm||N|
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