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 10:22:00 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 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.25 meters/second, 1512.9 km/hour, 940.1 miles/hour or 816.9 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' 48.8"||939.76 mi||west||0° 01' 58.4"||2.26 mi||south||939.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 05.5"||752.37 mi||east||1° 13' 29.8"||84.26 mi||south||760.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 12:22 AM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm||W|
|San Jose||Fri 2:22 AM||2366 km||1470 miles||1277 nm||NE|
|San Francisco||Fri 2:22 AM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 2:22 AM||2377 km||1477 miles||1284 nm||NE|
|San Diego||Fri 2:22 AM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm||NE|
|Tijuana||Fri 2:22 AM||2389 km||1484 miles||1290 nm||NE|
|Sacramento||Fri 2:22 AM||2492 km||1548 miles||1345 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali||Fri 2:22 AM||2524 km||1569 miles||1363 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Fri 2:22 AM||2740 km||1703 miles||1480 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 3:22 AM||2793 km||1735 miles||1508 nm||ENE|
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