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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 28, 2012 at 12:14:00 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: 100%

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 28, 2012 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' North, Longitude: 13° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.75 meters/second, 1521.9 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.76 miWest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 miNorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.4"945.36 miWest0° 03' 35.5"4.12 miNorth945.19 mi
24 hours11° 35' 52.3"755.18 miEast1° 00' 36.0"69.48 miNorth755.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaWed 12:14 AM237 km147 miles128 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottWed 12:14 AM337 km210 miles182 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouadhibouWed 12:14 AM412 km256 miles222 nmWest-northwest WNW
RossoWed 12:14 AM446 km277 miles241 nmSouthwest SW
DakhlaWed 12:14 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-LouisWed 12:14 AM534 km332 miles288 nmSouthwest SW
ToubaWed 12:14 AM606 km377 miles327 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TambacoundaWed 12:14 AM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth S
ThièsWed 12:14 AM670 km417 miles362 nmSouthwest SW
DakarWed 12:14 AM713 km443 miles385 nmSouthwest SW

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