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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 = Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:26:00 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: 50%

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 Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 23' North, Longitude: 82° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.58 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.42 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miSouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.0"985.38 miWest0° 09' 34.9"10.98 miSouth985.72 mi
24 hours11° 16' 17.1"764.35 miEast4° 06' 12.0"282.01 miSouth819.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChennaiWed 5:56 AM325 km202 miles175 nmNorthwest NW
TrincomaleeWed 5:56 AM351 km218 miles190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KalmunaiWed 5:56 AM449 km279 miles243 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KandyWed 5:56 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaduraiWed 5:56 AM528 km328 miles285 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 5:56 AM585 km363 miles316 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ColomboWed 5:56 AM585 km364 miles316 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BengaluruWed 5:56 AM587 km365 miles317 nmWest-northwest WNW
TheniWed 5:56 AM593 km369 miles320 nmWest-southwest WSW
KakinadaWed 5:56 AM619 km385 miles334 nmNorth N

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