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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 8:24:00 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: 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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 53' South, Longitude: 85° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.63 meters/second, 1507.1 km/hour, 936.4 miles/hour or 813.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.61 miWest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 miNorth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 23' 30.0"936.19 miWest0° 04' 19.3"4.96 miNorth936.41 mi
24 hours14° 12' 50.5"924.64 miEast2° 18' 43.3"159.02 miNorth944.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 3:24 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 4:24 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 3:24 PM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Fri 5:24 PM2129 km1323 miles1150 nmSoutheast SE
Galapagos IslandsFri 2:24 PM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreFri 4:24 PM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 4:24 PM2228 km1385 miles1203 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 3:24 PM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaFri 5:24 PM2518 km1565 miles1360 nmSoutheast SE
Easter Island *Fri 3:24 PM2520 km1566 miles1360 nmWest-southwest WSW

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