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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 3:22:00 PM.

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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: 34%

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 15:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 29' North, Longitude: 122° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.7"1001.47 miWest0° 11' 34.9"13.26 miSouth1001.69 mi
24 hours11° 36' 49.7"800.88 miEast4° 46' 33.7"328.16 miSouth867.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloThu 8:22 AM3002 km1865 miles1621 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 9:22 AM3067 km1906 miles1656 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 7:22 AM3309 km2056 miles1787 nmNorth N
AdamstownThu 7:22 AM3360 km2088 miles1814 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhoenixThu 8:22 AM3399 km2112 miles1835 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasThu 7:22 AM3594 km2233 miles1941 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 7:22 AM3687 km2291 miles1991 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 9:22 AM3723 km2314 miles2010 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsThu 9:22 AM3755 km2333 miles2028 nmEast E
Easter Island *Thu 10:22 AM3787 km2353 miles2045 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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