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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, November 19, 2012 at 13:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 39%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 13:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 27' South, Longitude: 53° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.22 meters/second, 1581.2 km/hour, 982.5 miles/hour or 853.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.37 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 29' 25.1"982.38 miwest0° 10' 19.3"11.83 minorth982.75 mi
24 hours11° 52' 35.9"805.21 mieast4° 18' 24.0"295.98 minorth862.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaMon 4:32 PM479 km298 miles259 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 5:32 PM782 km486 miles422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaMon 4:32 PM869 km540 miles469 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouMon 4:32 PM924 km574 miles499 nmWest W
MutsamuduMon 4:32 PM1007 km625 miles544 nmWest W
Port LouisMon 5:32 PM1050 km653 miles567 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoMon 4:32 PM1054 km655 miles569 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 5:32 PM1062 km660 miles573 nmSouth S
MoroniMon 4:32 PM1129 km702 miles610 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamMon 4:32 PM1655 km1028 miles894 nmWest-northwest WNW

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