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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 = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 6:24:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 18' South, Longitude: 87° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.83 meters/second, 1500.6 km/hour, 932.4 miles/hour or 810.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.54 miWest0° 00' 03.3"0.07 miSouth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 21' 58.6"932.12 miWest0° 03' 21.6"3.85 miSouth931.96 mi
24 hours15° 13' 52.4"988.20 miEast0° 36' 55.6"42.34 miSouth987.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 1:24 PM1425 km886 miles770 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 2:24 PM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmEast E
GuayaquilWed 1:24 PM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 12:24 PM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmNorth N
Santiago *Wed 3:24 PM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmSoutheast SE
SucreWed 2:24 PM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmEast E
Easter Island *Wed 1:24 PM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoWed 2:24 PM2381 km1479 miles1285 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoWed 1:24 PM2418 km1502 miles1306 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaWed 3:24 PM2616 km1625 miles1412 nmEast-southeast ESE

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