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 Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 00:36:00 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: 89%
|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 Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.22 meters/second, 1584.8 km/hour, 984.8 miles/hour or 855.7 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"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 00.7"||984.58 mi||west||0° 08' 55.9"||10.23 mi||north||984.36 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 56.0"||737.54 mi||east||3° 17' 52.3"||226.71 mi||north||766.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Sat 9:36 PM||740 km||460 miles||399 nm||SSW|
|Paramaribo||Sat 9:36 PM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm||SSW|
|Cayenne||Sat 9:36 PM||779 km||484 miles||420 nm||S|
|Bridgetown||Sat 8:36 PM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm||W|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Sat 9:36 PM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm||SW|
|New Amsterdam||Sat 8:36 PM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm||SW|
|Georgetown||Sat 8:36 PM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm||SW|
|Scarborough||Sat 8:36 PM||920 km||571 miles||497 nm||W|
|Linden||Sat 8:36 PM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm||SW|
|Vieux Fort||Sat 8:36 PM||955 km||593 miles||515 nm||WNW|
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