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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 = Monday, November 19, 2012 at 12:06:00 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: 38%

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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 12:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 42' South, Longitude: 74° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.78 meters/second, 1579.6 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.36 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 29' 17.9"981.38 miWest0° 10' 15.2"11.75 miNorth981.76 mi
24 hours11° 55' 10.4"807.42 miEast4° 17' 11.4"294.60 miNorth864.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 6:06 PM532 km331 miles287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleMon 5:06 PM1758 km1092 miles949 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 4:06 PM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 5:36 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 5:36 PM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaMon 4:06 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 5:36 PM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisMon 4:06 PM2260 km1405 miles1221 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaduraiMon 5:36 PM2427 km1508 miles1310 nmNorth N
BengaluruMon 5:36 PM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmNorth N

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