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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 02:32:00 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: 65%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.89 meters/second, 1619.6 km/hour, 1006.4 miles/hour or 874.5 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' 32.9"||16.77 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 53.5"||1006.38 mi||west||0° 11' 18.1"||12.94 mi||north||1006.46 mi|
|24 hours||10° 44' 30.7"||743.07 mi||east||4° 26' 46.1"||305.51 mi||north||802.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Wed 8:32 PM||2339 km||1453 miles||1263 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 8:32 PM||2515 km||1562 miles||1358 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 8:32 PM||2561 km||1591 miles||1383 nm||E|
|Mexico City||Wed 8:32 PM||2618 km||1627 miles||1414 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Wed 8:32 PM||2928 km||1819 miles||1581 nm||NE|
|Easter Island *||Wed 9:32 PM||2999 km||1864 miles||1619 nm||S|
|San Salvador||Wed 8:32 PM||3001 km||1865 miles||1621 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Wed 8:32 PM||3208 km||1994 miles||1732 nm||ENE|
|Managua||Wed 8:32 PM||3213 km||1996 miles||1735 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 7:32 PM||3239 km||2013 miles||1749 nm||N|
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