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 08:14:00 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 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.51 meters/second, 1517.4 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.4 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"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.1"||942.58 mi||west||0° 02' 51.5"||3.28 mi||north||942.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 33.5"||756.01 mi||east||0° 42' 25.2"||48.64 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||Wed 12:14 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm||NE|
|San Diego||Wed 12:14 AM||1849 km||1149 miles||999 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 12:14 AM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali||Wed 12:14 AM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Wed 12:14 AM||2037 km||1266 miles||1100 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Wed 12:14 AM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 1:14 AM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm||ENE|
|Sacramento||Wed 12:14 AM||2177 km||1353 miles||1176 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 12:14 AM||2251 km||1399 miles||1215 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Wed 1:14 AM||2262 km||1405 miles||1221 nm||NE|
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