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 Monday, November 26, 2012 at 14:46:00 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: 96%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 26, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.13 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 32.0"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 03.3"||961.90 mi||west||0° 06' 24.4"||7.35 mi||north||961.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 07.6"||748.06 mi||east||2° 11' 39.5"||150.91 mi||north||758.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Mon 10:46 PM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm||NW|
|Da Nang||Mon 9:46 PM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm||W|
|Huế||Mon 9:46 PM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm||W|
|Macau||Mon 10:46 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm||N|
|Hong Kong||Mon 10:46 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||NNE|
|Kowloon||Mon 10:46 PM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm||NNE|
|Shenzhen||Mon 10:46 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||NNE|
|Nha Trang||Mon 9:46 PM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||SW|
|Foshan||Mon 10:46 PM||677 km||420 miles||365 nm||N|
|Guangzhou||Mon 10:46 PM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm||N|
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