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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 3:32:00 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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 27' North, Longitude: 125° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.77 meters/second, 1612.0 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' 21.3"1001.51 miWest0° 11' 35.3"13.27 miSouth1001.73 mi
24 hours11° 36' 58.7"801.09 miEast4° 46' 40.3"328.28 miSouth867.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloThu 8:32 AM3121 km1940 miles1685 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 9:32 AM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownThu 7:32 AM3306 km2054 miles1785 nmSouth S
Los AngelesThu 7:32 AM3358 km2087 miles1813 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 8:32 AM3493 km2171 miles1886 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 5:32 AM3565 km2215 miles1925 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 5:32 AM3604 km2239 miles1946 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasThu 7:32 AM3661 km2275 miles1977 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 7:32 AM3703 km2301 miles1999 nmNorth N
Easter Island *Thu 10:32 AM3892 km2418 miles2101 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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