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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 11:36:00 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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 43' South, Longitude: 18° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.43 meters/second, 1560.3 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.5 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' 27.0"969.28 miWest0° 10' 13.0"11.71 miSouth969.00 mi
24 hours14° 12' 16.6"954.53 miEast3° 38' 31.8"250.43 miSouth979.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:36 AM1416 km880 miles765 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeMon 8:36 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 8:36 AM2146 km1333 miles1159 nmWest W
MonroviaMon 11:36 AM2381 km1480 miles1286 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaMon 8:36 AM2444 km1519 miles1320 nmWest-northwest WNW
FreetownMon 11:36 AM2529 km1571 miles1366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 11:36 AM2627 km1633 miles1419 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanMon 11:36 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroMon 11:36 AM2712 km1685 miles1464 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 9:36 AM2779 km1727 miles1501 nmWest-southwest WSW

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