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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 = Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 12:14:00 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: 18%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 30' South, Longitude: 46° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.83 meters/second, 1522.2 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.76 miWest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 miNorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 24' 50.0"945.61 miWest0° 06' 19.6"7.25 miNorth945.93 mi
24 hours13° 37' 57.1"894.38 miEast3° 00' 48.2"207.22 miNorth925.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntananarivoSat 3:14 PM158 km98 miles86 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirabeSat 3:14 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MahajangaSat 3:14 PM307 km191 miles166 nmNorth N
FianarantsoaSat 3:14 PM344 km214 miles186 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToamasinaSat 3:14 PM352 km219 miles190 nmEast E
ToliaraSat 3:14 PM594 km369 miles321 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouSat 3:14 PM639 km397 miles345 nmNorth N
MutsamuduSat 3:14 PM723 km449 miles391 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniSat 3:14 PM732 km455 miles395 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSat 3:14 PM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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