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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 3, 2012 at 5:56:00 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: 80%

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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' North, Longitude: 142° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.73 miWest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 miSouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.6"943.61 miWest0° 03' 16.6"3.76 miSouth943.78 mi
24 hours11° 31' 45.8"749.50 miEast1° 43' 57.3"119.17 miSouth762.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 3:56 AM609 km378 miles329 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaSun 3:56 AM748 km465 miles404 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokSun 2:56 AM1651 km1026 miles891 nmSouthwest SW
HamamatsuSun 2:56 AM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSun 2:56 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaSun 2:56 AM1744 km1083 miles941 nmNorth N
KawasakiSun 2:56 AM1749 km1087 miles945 nmNorth N
SagamiharaSun 2:56 AM1760 km1094 miles950 nmNorth N
TokyoSun 2:56 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNorth N
NagoyaSun 2:56 AM1782 km1107 miles962 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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