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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 3:46:00 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: 2%

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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 25' South, Longitude: 78° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.93 meters/second, 1554.9 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.10 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miSouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.6"965.92 miWest0° 09' 51.3"11.29 miSouth965.63 mi
24 hours14° 20' 17.8"960.57 miEast3° 27' 54.7"238.27 miSouth981.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 10:46 AM322 km200 miles174 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 10:46 AM690 km429 miles373 nmEast E
La PazMon 11:46 AM1165 km724 miles629 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoMon 11:46 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilMon 10:46 AM1356 km843 miles732 nmNorth N
SucreMon 11:46 AM1527 km949 miles825 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 10:46 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsMon 9:46 AM1913 km1188 miles1033 nmNorthwest NW
BogotaMon 10:46 AM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Mon 12:46 PM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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