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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 = Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 12:06:00 AM.

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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: 44%

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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 00:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 36' South, Longitude: 99° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.28 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.49 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.21 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.5"989.25 miWest0° 10' 45.7"12.33 miNorth989.59 mi
24 hours11° 34' 55.3"789.96 miEast4° 25' 41.4"304.30 miNorth850.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 6:06 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Mon 7:06 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuayaquilMon 7:06 PM2325 km1445 miles1256 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaMon 7:06 PM2479 km1540 miles1338 nmEast E
QuitoMon 7:06 PM2553 km1587 miles1379 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseMon 6:06 PM2758 km1714 miles1489 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 6:06 PM2820 km1752 miles1523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 6:06 PM2820 km1752 miles1523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 6:06 PM2857 km1775 miles1543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaMon 6:06 PM2955 km1836 miles1595 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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