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 01:46:00 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: 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 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.49 meters/second, 1521.0 km/hour, 945.1 miles/hour or 821.3 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' 10.5"||944.77 mi||west||0° 03' 27.1"||3.96 mi||north||944.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 27.0"||755.37 mi||east||0° 57' 06.0"||65.47 mi||north||755.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Wed 12:46 AM||1417 km||881 miles||765 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Wed 1:46 AM||2037 km||1266 miles||1100 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Wed 1:46 AM||2099 km||1304 miles||1133 nm||E|
|Banjul||Wed 1:46 AM||2171 km||1349 miles||1172 nm||ESE|
|Ponta Delgada||Wed 12:46 AM||2214 km||1376 miles||1196 nm||NNE|
|Angra do Heroísmo||Wed 12:46 AM||2244 km||1395 miles||1212 nm||NNE|
|Bissau||Wed 1:46 AM||2339 km||1453 miles||1263 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Tue 10:46 PM||2433 km||1512 miles||1313 nm||SW|
|El Aaiún||Wed 1:46 AM||2445 km||1519 miles||1320 nm||ENE|
|Paramaribo||Tue 10:46 PM||2605 km||1618 miles||1406 nm||SW|
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