Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 12:26:00 PM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 25%

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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 18' North, Longitude: 68° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.72 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 12.1"0.23 miSouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 35.2"1003.64 miWest0° 12' 11.1"13.96 miSouth1003.74 mi
24 hours12° 00' 28.0"830.58 miEast4° 55' 21.5"338.23 miSouth896.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São Gabriel da CachoeiraFri 8:26 AM193 km120 miles104 nmEast-southeast ESE
MitúFri 7:26 AM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-northwest WNW
Puerto AyacuchoFri 7:56 AM606 km376 miles327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaFri 7:26 AM761 km473 miles411 nmNorthwest NW
FlorenciaFri 7:26 AM775 km482 miles419 nmWest W
San Fernando de ApureFri 7:56 AM851 km529 miles459 nmNorth N
CaliFri 7:26 AM926 km576 miles500 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedellinFri 7:26 AM1005 km624 miles542 nmNorthwest NW
ManausFri 8:26 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 7:26 AM1086 km675 miles586 nmWest W

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools