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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 5:24:00 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: 51%

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 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 25' South, Longitude: 9° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.33 meters/second, 1606.8 km/hour, 998.4 miles/hour or 867.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.64 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.6"998.32 miWest0° 11' 12.7"12.84 miNorth998.59 mi
24 hours11° 11' 14.9"769.00 miEast4° 31' 51.2"311.33 miNorth832.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CabindaTue 6:24 PM330 km205 miles178 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireTue 6:24 PM335 km208 miles181 nmEast-northeast ENE
DolisieTue 6:24 PM444 km276 miles240 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaTue 6:24 PM506 km314 miles273 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port-GentilTue 6:24 PM632 km393 miles341 nmNorth N
UígeTue 6:24 PM646 km401 miles349 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrazzavilleTue 6:24 PM701 km436 miles378 nmEast-northeast ENE
KinshasaTue 6:24 PM702 km436 miles379 nmEast-northeast ENE
FrancevilleTue 6:24 PM709 km441 miles383 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleTue 6:24 PM754 km468 miles407 nmNorth N

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