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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 1:24:00 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: 10%

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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 20' South, Longitude: 14° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.22 meters/second, 1502.0 km/hour, 933.3 miles/hour or 811.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.55 miWest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 miNorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 23' 00.3"933.03 miWest0° 03' 20.4"3.83 miNorth933.21 mi
24 hours14° 26' 53.7"937.24 miEast1° 57' 30.5"134.71 miNorth952.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Fri 3:24 PM262 km163 miles142 nmSouth S
Walvis Bay *Fri 3:24 PM293 km182 miles158 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Fri 3:24 PM341 km212 miles184 nmSoutheast SE
Rundu *Fri 3:24 PM584 km363 miles315 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubangoFri 2:24 PM615 km382 miles332 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MenongueFri 2:24 PM697 km433 miles376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GhanziFri 3:24 PM725 km451 miles392 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboFri 2:24 PM841 km523 miles454 nmNorth N
MaunFri 3:24 PM899 km559 miles486 nmEast E
TsabongFri 3:24 PM999 km621 miles540 nmSoutheast SE

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