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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 = Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 2:24:00 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: 59%

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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 37' North, Longitude: 42° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.84 meters/second, 1565.4 km/hour, 972.7 miles/hour or 845.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.21 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miSouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.5"972.51 miWest0° 08' 04.0"9.25 miSouth972.85 mi
24 hours11° 15' 37.7"753.75 miEast3° 33' 02.6"244.09 miSouth797.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al HudaydahTue 5:24 AM21 km13 miles11 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EddTue 5:24 AM149 km92 miles80 nmWest-southwest WSW
SanaTue 5:24 AM165 km103 miles89 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ta'izzTue 5:24 AM169 km105 miles91 nmSoutheast SE
AssabTue 5:24 AM179 km111 miles97 nmSouth S
ObockTue 5:24 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth S
AdenTue 5:24 AM309 km192 miles167 nmSoutheast SE
TadjouraTue 5:24 AM314 km195 miles169 nmSouth S
DjiboutiTue 5:24 AM337 km209 miles182 nmSouth S
Ali SabiehTue 5:24 AM384 km239 miles207 nmSouth S

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