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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 7:32:00 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: 52%

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 19:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 02' South, Longitude: 21° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.73 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.65 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.3"999.22 miWest0° 11' 14.8"12.88 miNorth999.48 mi
24 hours11° 08' 47.7"766.77 miEast4° 32' 09.7"311.67 miNorth829.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeTue 4:32 PM1481 km920 miles800 nmWest W
MonroviaTue 7:32 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 7:32 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaTue 4:32 PM1888 km1173 miles1020 nmWest W
ConakryTue 7:32 PM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorTue 4:32 PM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownTue 7:32 PM2055 km1277 miles1109 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauTue 7:32 PM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulTue 7:32 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroTue 7:32 PM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmNortheast NE

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