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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 6:26:00 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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 59' North, Longitude: 135° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.04 meters/second, 1519.3 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 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' 03.2"0.06 miSouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.8"943.78 miWest0° 03' 19.5"3.81 miSouth943.96 mi
24 hours11° 31' 36.1"749.45 miEast1° 45' 02.5"120.42 miSouth763.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaSun 4:26 AM1203 km748 miles650 nmSoutheast SE
KagoshimaSun 3:26 AM1385 km861 miles748 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokSun 3:26 AM1386 km861 miles748 nmSouth S
KumamotoSun 3:26 AM1505 km935 miles812 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSun 2:26 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaSun 3:26 AM1597 km992 miles862 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuSun 3:26 AM1613 km1002 miles871 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSun 3:26 AM1629 km1012 miles880 nmNorth N
KobeSun 3:26 AM1631 km1013 miles881 nmNorth N
HamamatsuSun 3:26 AM1644 km1022 miles888 nmNorth N

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