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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 = Friday, November 9, 2012 at 9:28:00 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: 26%

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 Friday, November 9, 2012 at 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 54' North, Longitude: 25° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.73 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miSouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.2"1003.68 miWest0° 12' 07.5"13.89 miSouth1003.80 mi
24 hours11° 56' 34.7"826.00 miEast4° 54' 48.2"337.59 miSouth891.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaFri 7:28 AM914 km568 miles493 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeFri 6:28 AM1422 km884 miles768 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaFri 6:28 AM1514 km941 miles818 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaFri 8:28 AM1568 km975 miles847 nmNorth N
FreetownFri 9:28 AM1617 km1005 miles873 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryFri 9:28 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 9:28 AM1649 km1025 miles890 nmNortheast NE
BanjulFri 9:28 AM1714 km1065 miles926 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaFri 9:28 AM1760 km1094 miles950 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarFri 9:28 AM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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