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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 = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 12:24:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 14° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.16 meters/second, 1494.6 km/hour, 928.7 miles/hour or 807.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.48 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miSouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 56.1"928.39 miWest0° 00' 30.0"0.58 miSouth928.36 mi
24 hours15° 04' 14.1"973.91 miEast0° 31' 09.9"35.73 miNorth976.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Thu 2:24 PM201 km125 miles109 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis Bay *Thu 2:24 PM231 km143 miles125 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Thu 2:24 PM356 km222 miles192 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoThu 1:24 PM665 km414 miles359 nmNorth N
Rundu *Thu 2:24 PM677 km421 miles366 nmEast-northeast ENE
GhanziThu 2:24 PM784 km487 miles424 nmEast E
MenongueThu 1:24 PM787 km489 miles425 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboThu 1:24 PM915 km569 miles494 nmNorth N
MaunThu 2:24 PM974 km605 miles526 nmEast E
TsabongThu 2:24 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmSoutheast SE

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