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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 = Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 12:36:00 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: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 15' North, Longitude: 91° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.71 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.62 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miSouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.1"996.89 miWest0° 10' 56.3"12.53 miSouth997.17 mi
24 hours11° 25' 41.3"784.19 miEast4° 34' 27.0"314.31 miSouth847.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehThu 7:36 AM456 km283 miles246 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port BlairThu 6:06 AM499 km310 miles269 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedanThu 7:36 AM886 km551 miles479 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hat YaiThu 7:36 AM984 km612 miles531 nmEast E
YangonThu 7:06 AM1169 km727 miles631 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokThu 7:36 AM1211 km753 miles654 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurThu 8:36 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmEast-southeast ESE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 6:06 AM1287 km800 miles695 nmWest W
ColomboThu 6:06 AM1294 km804 miles699 nmWest W
ChennaiThu 6:06 AM1394 km866 miles753 nmWest-northwest WNW

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