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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 = Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 12:16:00 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: 28%

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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 28' South, Longitude: 59° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.79 meters/second, 1550.8 km/hour, 963.7 miles/hour or 837.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.06 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.2"963.47 miWest0° 08' 42.1"9.97 miNorth963.86 mi
24 hours12° 43' 19.7"848.18 miEast3° 48' 20.4"261.62 miNorth894.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSun 4:16 PM551 km342 miles298 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sun 4:16 PM643 km400 miles347 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-DenisSun 4:16 PM720 km447 miles389 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaSun 4:16 PM1270 km789 miles686 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 3:16 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSun 6:16 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniSun 3:16 PM1779 km1105 miles960 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamSun 3:16 PM2378 km1478 miles1284 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSun 3:16 PM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 5:16 PM2683 km1667 miles1448 nmNortheast NE

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