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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 01:06:00 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: 44%
|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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.56 meters/second, 1593.2 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 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' 30.2"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.1"||989.94 mi||west||0° 10' 47.7"||12.37 mi||north||990.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 20.5"||788.64 mi||east||4° 26' 14.7"||304.96 mi||north||849.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Mon 8:06 PM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm||SSE|
|Adamstown||Mon 5:06 PM||2405 km||1494 miles||1299 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 7:06 PM||2898 km||1801 miles||1565 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Mon 7:06 PM||3600 km||2237 miles||1944 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Mon 7:06 PM||3738 km||2322 miles||2018 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Mon 7:06 PM||3776 km||2346 miles||2039 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Mon 3:06 PM||3911 km||2430 miles||2112 nm||WSW|
|Managua||Mon 7:06 PM||3917 km||2434 miles||2115 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Mon 7:06 PM||3965 km||2464 miles||2141 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Mon 7:06 PM||3977 km||2471 miles||2148 nm||ENE|
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