Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 11:24:00 PM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%

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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 46' South, Longitude: 66° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.80 meters/second, 1619.3 km/hour, 1006.2 miles/hour or 874.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.77 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 47.9"1006.11 miWest0° 11' 19.9"12.98 miNorth1006.22 mi
24 hours10° 46' 02.3"744.72 miEast4° 28' 06.0"307.01 miNorth805.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São Gabriel da CachoeiraWed 7:24 PM79 km49 miles43 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MitúWed 6:24 PM448 km278 miles242 nmWest-northwest WNW
Puerto AyacuchoWed 6:54 PM717 km446 miles387 nmNorth N
ManausWed 7:24 PM792 km492 miles428 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Fernando de ApureWed 6:54 PM960 km596 miles518 nmNorth N
BogotaWed 6:24 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmNorthwest NW
FlorenciaWed 6:24 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio BrancoWed 7:24 PM1026 km638 miles554 nmSouth S
CaliWed 6:24 PM1181 km734 miles638 nmWest-northwest WNW
CaracasWed 6:54 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmNorth N

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools