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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 27, 2012 at 1:14:00 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: 98%

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 27, 2012 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 58' North, Longitude: 39° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.52 meters/second, 1539.1 km/hour, 956.3 miles/hour or 831.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.94 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miNorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.1"956.06 miWest0° 05' 34.9"6.40 miNorth955.82 mi
24 hours11° 24' 32.4"750.80 miEast1° 50' 30.3"126.68 miNorth757.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 12:14 AM1712 km1064 miles924 nmEast E
CayenneMon 10:14 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboMon 10:14 PM2193 km1362 miles1184 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 9:14 PM2251 km1399 miles1216 nmWest W
DakarTue 1:14 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmEast E
Fort-de-FranceMon 9:14 PM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmWest W
CastriesMon 9:14 PM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmWest W
BelémMon 10:14 PM2375 km1476 miles1282 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RoseauMon 9:14 PM2381 km1480 miles1286 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 9:14 PM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmWest-southwest WSW

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