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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 = Monday, November 12, 2012 at 11:26:00 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: 3%

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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 42' South, Longitude: 16° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.49 meters/second, 1560.5 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.16 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miSouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.0"969.41 miWest0° 10' 13.9"11.72 miSouth969.13 mi
24 hours14° 11' 57.0"954.28 miEast3° 38' 56.5"250.90 miSouth978.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:26 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeMon 8:26 AM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaMon 11:26 AM2294 km1426 miles1239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorMon 8:26 AM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmWest W
FreetownMon 11:26 AM2476 km1539 miles1337 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 11:26 AM2501 km1554 miles1351 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 11:26 AM2574 km1599 miles1390 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 11:26 AM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmNorth N
FortalezaMon 8:26 AM2687 km1669 miles1451 nmWest-northwest WNW
AccraMon 11:26 AM2772 km1722 miles1497 nmNortheast NE

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