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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 = Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 1:52:00 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: 70%

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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 13:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 57' North, Longitude: 82° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.77 meters/second, 1619.2 km/hour, 1006.1 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' 33.1"16.77 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 33' 09.7"1006.04 miWest0° 11' 08.1"12.75 miNorth1006.06 mi
24 hours10° 40' 40.4"738.17 miEast4° 20' 39.2"298.50 miNorth794.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KalmunaiThu 7:22 PM613 km381 miles331 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 7:22 PM631 km392 miles340 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KandyThu 7:22 PM636 km395 miles343 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboThu 7:22 PM639 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ThiruvananthapuramThu 7:22 PM970 km603 miles524 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiThu 7:22 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleThu 6:52 PM1058 km658 miles571 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChennaiThu 7:22 PM1261 km784 miles681 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengaluruThu 7:22 PM1347 km837 miles727 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaThu 7:52 PM1541 km957 miles832 nmSouthwest SW

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