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 13:32:00 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: 50%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 13:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.54 meters/second, 1603.9 km/hour, 996.6 miles/hour or 866.1 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' 31.1"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 11.5"||996.56 mi||west||0° 11' 08.2"||12.76 mi||north||996.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 57.4"||773.24 mi||east||4° 31' 03.3"||310.42 mi||north||836.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Tue 7:32 PM||766 km||476 miles||413 nm||E|
|Victoria||Tue 5:32 PM||1145 km||712 miles||618 nm||WNW|
|Male||Tue 6:32 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm||NE|
|Port Louis||Tue 5:32 PM||1679 km||1043 miles||907 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 5:32 PM||1865 km||1159 miles||1007 nm||SW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 7:02 PM||2148 km||1334 miles||1160 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Tue 7:02 PM||2229 km||1385 miles||1203 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 7:02 PM||2231 km||1386 miles||1204 nm||NE|
|Antananarivo||Tue 4:32 PM||2341 km||1454 miles||1264 nm||SW|
|Madurai||Tue 7:02 PM||2350 km||1460 miles||1269 nm||NE|
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