Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 8:34:00 PM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 62%

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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 23' North, Longitude: 127° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.28 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.15 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miSouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.9"969.00 miWest0° 07' 37.6"8.74 miSouth969.33 mi
24 hours11° 16' 26.2"751.98 miEast3° 23' 15.5"232.89 miSouth792.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cebu CityTue 4:34 AM692 km430 miles374 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonTue 4:34 AM710 km441 miles383 nmWest W
ManilaTue 4:34 AM720 km447 miles389 nmWest W
DavaoTue 4:34 AM945 km587 miles510 nmSouth-southwest SSW
General SantosTue 4:34 AM1060 km659 miles572 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokTue 5:34 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmSoutheast SE
TaipeiTue 4:34 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmNorth-northwest NNW
XiamenTue 4:34 AM1416 km880 miles765 nmNorthwest NW
ShantouTue 4:34 AM1449 km900 miles782 nmNorthwest NW
ManadoTue 4:34 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmSouth-southwest SSW

Astronomy Calculators

More Information

Related Time Zone Tools