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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 09:52:00 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: 97%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.20 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 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' 30.7"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.7"||939.66 mi||west||0° 01' 55.6"||2.21 mi||south||939.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 15.0"||752.47 mi||east||1° 12' 22.4"||82.97 mi||south||759.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Fri 1:52 AM||1832 km||1138 miles||989 nm||NE|
|San Diego||Fri 1:52 AM||1837 km||1141 miles||992 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 1:52 AM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm||NE|
|Mexicali||Fri 1:52 AM||1950 km||1212 miles||1053 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Fri 1:52 AM||2005 km||1246 miles||1083 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Fri 1:52 AM||2030 km||1261 miles||1096 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 2:52 AM||2119 km||1316 miles||1144 nm||ENE|
|Sacramento||Fri 1:52 AM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas||Fri 1:52 AM||2234 km||1388 miles||1206 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Fri 2:52 AM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm||NE|
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