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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 8:06:00 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: 12%

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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 55' South, Longitude: 81° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.56 meters/second, 1506.8 km/hour, 936.3 miles/hour or 813.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.60 miWest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 miNorth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 23' 28.5"936.04 miWest0° 04' 17.0"4.91 miNorth936.26 mi
24 hours14° 13' 28.0"925.20 miEast2° 17' 50.7"158.01 miNorth944.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 3:06 PM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 4:06 PM1470 km913 miles794 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 4:06 PM1714 km1065 miles925 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 4:06 PM1840 km1144 miles994 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 5:06 PM1849 km1149 miles998 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuayaquilFri 3:06 PM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmNorth N
CórdobaFri 5:06 PM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoFri 3:06 PM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsFri 2:06 PM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Fri 5:06 PM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmEast-southeast ESE

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