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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 2:42:00 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 phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 56' South, Longitude: 48° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.79 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.62 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.8"997.11 miWest0° 11' 09.6"12.78 miNorth997.39 mi
24 hours11° 14' 30.0"771.94 miEast4° 31' 19.9"310.73 miNorth834.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaTue 5:42 PM597 km371 miles323 nmSouth S
MutsamuduTue 5:42 PM736 km458 miles398 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouTue 5:42 PM743 km461 miles401 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniTue 5:42 PM784 km487 miles423 nmSouthwest SW
FomboniTue 5:42 PM793 km493 miles428 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaTue 6:42 PM806 km501 miles435 nmEast-northeast ENE
KismayoTue 5:42 PM986 km612 miles532 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamTue 5:42 PM1023 km636 miles553 nmWest W
MogadishuTue 5:42 PM1054 km655 miles569 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoTue 5:42 PM1330 km827 miles718 nmSouth S

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