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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 1:16:00 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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' South, Longitude: 44° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.14 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.07 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.1"964.25 miWest0° 08' 47.0"10.06 miNorth964.64 mi
24 hours12° 41' 08.3"846.34 miEast3° 49' 53.9"263.41 miNorth893.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaSun 4:16 PM169 km105 miles91 nmEast-southeast ESE
MamoutzouSun 4:16 PM286 km178 miles154 nmNorth N
MutsamuduSun 4:16 PM353 km219 miles190 nmNorth N
FomboniSun 4:16 PM355 km221 miles192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSun 4:16 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 4:16 PM492 km306 miles266 nmSoutheast SE
PembaSun 3:16 PM530 km330 miles286 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeSun 4:16 PM556 km345 miles300 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToamasinaSun 4:16 PM583 km362 miles315 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirananaSun 4:16 PM593 km368 miles320 nmNortheast NE

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