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 07:46:00 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 07:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.57 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.5 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"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.6"||942.72 mi||west||0° 02' 54.0"||3.32 mi||north||942.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 25.6"||755.97 mi||east||0° 43' 26.8"||49.81 mi||north||755.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Tue 11:46 PM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm||NNE|
|San Diego||Tue 11:46 PM||1505 km||935 miles||813 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 12:46 AM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm||NE|
|Mexicali||Tue 11:46 PM||1570 km||976 miles||848 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles||Tue 11:46 PM||1607 km||998 miles||868 nm||NNE|
|Mazatlan||Wed 12:46 AM||1742 km||1083 miles||941 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Wed 12:46 AM||1823 km||1133 miles||985 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Tue 11:46 PM||1906 km||1184 miles||1029 nm||N|
|Las Vegas||Tue 11:46 PM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Tue 11:46 PM||1952 km||1213 miles||1054 nm||N|
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