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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 10:24:00 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: 22%

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 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' South, Longitude: 100° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.06 meters/second, 1533.8 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.88 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miNorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 25' 47.1"952.85 miWest0° 07' 26.0"8.52 miNorth953.21 mi
24 hours13° 14' 36.4"874.55 miEast3° 23' 18.6"232.99 miNorth912.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sat 5:24 PM1410 km876 miles761 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 4:24 PM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 5:24 PM2594 km1612 miles1401 nmEast E
QuitoSat 5:24 PM3066 km1905 miles1656 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 2:24 PM3180 km1976 miles1717 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazSat 6:24 PM3448 km2143 miles1862 nmEast E
Santiago *Sat 7:24 PM3476 km2160 miles1877 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseSat 4:24 PM3517 km2185 miles1899 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 4:24 PM3618 km2248 miles1954 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 6:24 PM3625 km2253 miles1957 nmEast E

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