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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 = Monday, November 5, 2012 at 6:34:00 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: 67%

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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 02' North, Longitude: 28° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.61 meters/second, 1546.6 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.02 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miSouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.2"960.77 miWest0° 06' 31.0"7.47 miSouth961.08 mi
24 hours11° 19' 37.3"749.27 miEast2° 58' 13.7"204.24 miSouth781.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloMon 5:34 AM427 km265 miles231 nmEast E
PraiaMon 5:34 AM632 km393 miles341 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa MariaMon 5:34 AM651 km404 miles351 nmEast E
DakarMon 6:34 AM1265 km786 miles683 nmEast E
NouakchottMon 6:34 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmEast E
BanjulMon 6:34 AM1391 km865 miles751 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauMon 6:34 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryMon 6:34 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownMon 6:34 AM1953 km1213 miles1054 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnMon 6:34 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmNortheast NE

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