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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 2:12:00 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: 50%

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 14:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 01' South, Longitude: 55° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.68 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.61 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.9"996.88 miWest0° 11' 09.1"12.77 miNorth997.15 mi
24 hours11° 15' 07.2"772.49 miEast4° 31' 12.9"310.60 miNorth835.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaTue 6:12 PM268 km167 miles145 nmNorth N
Port LouisTue 6:12 PM1466 km911 miles791 nmSouth S
MoroniTue 5:12 PM1471 km914 miles794 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisTue 6:12 PM1534 km953 miles828 nmSouth S
MogadishuTue 5:12 PM1535 km954 miles829 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoTue 5:12 PM1592 km989 miles860 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dar es SalaamTue 5:12 PM1826 km1134 miles986 nmWest W
Diego GarciaTue 8:12 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmEast E
NairobiTue 5:12 PM2201 km1368 miles1188 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaTue 5:12 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmWest W

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