Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 9:46:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 31' South, Longitude: 67° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.62 meters/second, 1499.8 km/hour, 932.0 miles/hour or 809.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.53 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miNorth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 22' 46.5"931.69 miWest0° 02' 48.5"3.22 miNorth931.83 mi
24 hours14° 33' 41.6"943.47 miEast1° 45' 55.0"121.43 miNorth956.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 1:46 PM393 km244 miles212 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisFri 1:46 PM1001 km622 miles540 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 1:46 PM1211 km753 miles654 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 3:46 PM1570 km976 miles848 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoFri 12:46 PM2056 km1277 miles1110 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 1:46 PM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandFri 2:46 PM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniFri 12:46 PM2724 km1693 miles1471 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleFri 2:46 PM2820 km1752 miles1522 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 2:46 PM3212 km1996 miles1734 nmSouth S

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools