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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 = Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 6:20:00 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: 92%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 113° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.85 meters/second, 1511.5 km/hour, 939.2 miles/hour or 816.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.65 miWest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 miNorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.0"938.86 miWest0° 01' 18.2"1.49 miNorth938.79 mi
24 hours11° 39' 46.2"754.48 miEast0° 04' 31.5"5.19 miNorth754.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MacauFri 2:20 AM162 km101 miles88 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Hong KongFri 2:20 AM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth N
KowloonFri 2:20 AM178 km111 miles96 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ShenzhenFri 2:20 AM198 km123 miles107 nmNorth N
FoshanFri 2:20 AM261 km162 miles141 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuangzhouFri 2:20 AM269 km167 miles145 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HaikouFri 2:20 AM376 km233 miles203 nmWest-southwest WSW
ShantouFri 2:20 AM409 km254 miles221 nmNortheast NE
XiamenFri 2:20 AM596 km370 miles322 nmNortheast NE
NanningFri 2:20 AM617 km383 miles333 nmWest-northwest WNW

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