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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 1:46:00 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: 99%

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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' North, Longitude: 138° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.72 meters/second, 1529.0 km/hour, 950.1 miles/hour or 825.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.83 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miNorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.7"949.78 miWest0° 04' 31.5"5.19 miNorth949.58 mi
24 hours11° 31' 18.1"753.52 miEast1° 23' 49.1"96.09 miNorth756.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanTue 11:46 PM862 km535 miles465 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaTue 11:46 PM892 km554 miles482 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokTue 10:46 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KumamotoTue 10:46 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuTue 10:46 PM1740 km1081 miles939 nmNorth N
OsakaTue 10:46 PM1763 km1095 miles952 nmNorth N
ShizuokaTue 10:46 PM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNorth N
KobeTue 10:46 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorth N
KyotoTue 10:46 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNorth N
NagoyaTue 10:46 PM1797 km1116 miles970 nmNorth N

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