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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 7:06:00 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: 62%

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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 34' South, Longitude: 4° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.6 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 873.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.76 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 39.2"1005.66 miWest0° 11' 21.6"13.01 miNorth1005.78 mi
24 hours10° 48' 27.1"747.28 miEast4° 29' 38.6"308.78 miNorth808.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San PédroWed 7:06 PM750 km466 miles405 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbidjanWed 7:06 PM762 km474 miles412 nmNorth N
AccraWed 7:06 PM904 km562 miles488 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 7:06 PM936 km581 miles505 nmNorth N
KumasiWed 7:06 PM958 km595 miles517 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DaloaWed 7:06 PM967 km601 miles522 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LoméWed 7:06 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaWed 7:06 PM1140 km709 miles616 nmNorthwest NW
Porto NovoWed 8:06 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmNortheast NE
LagosWed 8:06 PM1221 km759 miles659 nmNortheast NE

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