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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 = Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 1:52:00 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: 55%

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 Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 01:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 50' South, Longitude: 113° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.79 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.0"1001.60 miWest0° 11' 19.4"12.97 miNorth1001.82 mi
24 hours11° 02' 07.1"760.61 miEast4° 32' 31.4"312.08 miNorth823.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Tue 8:52 PM2505 km1556 miles1352 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsTue 7:52 PM2710 km1684 miles1463 nmEast E
AdamstownTue 5:52 PM2846 km1768 miles1537 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico CityTue 7:52 PM3120 km1939 miles1685 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 7:52 PM3338 km2074 miles1802 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 7:52 PM3393 km2108 miles1832 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 7:52 PM3567 km2217 miles1926 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaTue 7:52 PM3595 km2234 miles1941 nmNortheast NE
San JoseTue 7:52 PM3664 km2277 miles1979 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanTue 7:52 PM3668 km2279 miles1981 nmNortheast NE

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