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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 2:58:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, November 10, 2011 at 8:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, November 18, 2011 at 3:10 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 18' North, Longitude: 151° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.87 meters/second, 1493.5 km/hour, 928.0 miles/hour or 806.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"15.47 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miNorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 29' 40.2"927.67 miWest0° 01' 46.6"2.04 miNorth927.58 mi
24 hours12° 14' 16.3"783.33 miEast0° 11' 53.3"13.63 miNorth782.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 12:58 AM1012 km629 miles546 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaSun 12:58 AM1229 km764 miles664 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 2:58 AM1581 km983 miles854 nmEast E
PalikirSun 1:58 AM1834 km1140 miles990 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KawasakiSat 11:58 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmNorthwest NW
YokohamaSat 11:58 PM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSat 11:58 PM1892 km1175 miles1021 nmNorthwest NW
SagamiharaSat 11:58 PM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmNorthwest NW
ShizuokaSat 11:58 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNorthwest NW
HamamatsuSat 11:58 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmNorthwest NW

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