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 Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 01:24:00 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: 100%
|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 Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.55 meters/second, 1521.2 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.4 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"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 11.0"||944.97 mi||west||0° 03' 29.1"||4.00 mi||north||944.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 18.9"||755.38 mi||east||0° 57' 55.8"||66.42 mi||north||755.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 12:24 AM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm||ESE|
|Praia||Wed 12:24 AM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm||SE|
|Dakar||Wed 1:24 AM||1502 km||933 miles||811 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Wed 1:24 AM||1542 km||958 miles||833 nm||E|
|Banjul||Wed 1:24 AM||1644 km||1022 miles||888 nm||ESE|
|Bissau||Wed 1:24 AM||1824 km||1133 miles||985 nm||ESE|
|El Aaiún||Wed 1:24 AM||1943 km||1207 miles||1049 nm||ENE|
|Ponta Delgada||Wed 12:24 AM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm||NNE|
|Angra do Heroísmo||Wed 12:24 AM||2112 km||1312 miles||1140 nm||N|
|Conakry||Wed 1:24 AM||2136 km||1327 miles||1153 nm||ESE|
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