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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 = Friday, November 2, 2012 at 1:00:00 AM.

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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: 91%

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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 17° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.52 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.8"938.11 miWest0° 00' 39.4"0.75 miNorth938.07 mi
24 hours11° 39' 51.6"754.01 miEast0° 10' 59.9"12.61 miSouth754.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïFri 2:00 AM51 km32 miles27 nmNorth N
Faya-LargeauFri 2:00 AM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaFri 2:00 AM625 km388 miles337 nmSoutheast SE
MoussoroFri 2:00 AM803 km499 miles434 nmSouth S
AbéchéFri 2:00 AM875 km544 miles473 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongoFri 2:00 AM977 km607 miles527 nmSouth S
NdjamenaFri 2:00 AM995 km618 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoFri 2:00 AM1342 km834 miles725 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliFri 3:00 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbujaFri 2:00 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmSouthwest SW

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