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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 4:06:00 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: 30%

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 16:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 55' South, Longitude: 3° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.12 meters/second, 1555.6 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 840.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.11 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 27' 29.3"966.45 miWest0° 09' 00.3"10.32 miNorth966.84 mi
24 hours12° 35' 00.0"841.17 miEast3° 54' 08.7"268.26 miNorth889.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 4:06 PM1031 km641 miles557 nmWest W
LuandaSun 5:06 PM1225 km761 miles661 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Sun 6:06 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSun 4:06 PM1716 km1067 miles927 nmNorth N
KinshasaSun 5:06 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 5:06 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSun 5:06 PM1802 km1120 miles973 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboSun 5:06 PM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéSun 5:06 PM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraSun 4:06 PM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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