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 03:46:00 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 2:33 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.17 meters/second, 1519.8 km/hour, 944.4 miles/hour or 820.6 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"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||north||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 08.2"||944.06 mi||west||0° 03' 16.2"||3.75 mi||north||943.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 09.0"||755.59 mi||east||0° 52' 36.6"||60.32 mi||north||755.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Road Town||Tue 11:46 PM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm||S|
|Cruz Bay||Tue 11:46 PM||181 km||112 miles||98 nm||S|
|Charlotte Amalie||Tue 11:46 PM||181 km||113 miles||98 nm||S|
|San Juan||Tue 11:46 PM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm||SW|
|Caguas||Tue 11:46 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||SW|
|Christiansted||Tue 11:46 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||S|
|The Valley||Tue 11:46 PM||251 km||156 miles||135 nm||SE|
|Marigot||Tue 11:46 PM||263 km||163 miles||142 nm||SE|
|Gustavia||Tue 11:46 PM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm||SE|
|Ponce||Tue 11:46 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm||SW|
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