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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 = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 9:56:00 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: 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 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' South, Longitude: 64° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.65 meters/second, 1499.9 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' 47.1"931.74 miWest0° 02' 50.1"3.25 miNorth931.89 mi
24 hours14° 33' 23.4"943.19 miEast1° 46' 27.4"122.05 miNorth956.30 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 1:56 PM160 km99 miles86 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisFri 1:56 PM751 km467 miles405 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 1:56 PM962 km598 miles519 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 3:56 PM1681 km1045 miles908 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoFri 12:56 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 1:56 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 2:56 PM2286 km1420 miles1234 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniFri 12:56 PM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleFri 2:56 PM2895 km1799 miles1563 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamFri 12:56 PM3129 km1944 miles1689 nmWest-northwest WNW

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