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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 1:04:00 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 01:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 48' North, Longitude: 25° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.61 meters/second, 1521.4 km/hour, 945.4 miles/hour or 821.5 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' 11.3"945.04 miWest0° 03' 31.0"4.03 miNorth944.87 mi
24 hours11° 36' 11.2"755.29 miEast0° 58' 43.4"67.33 miNorth755.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloWed 12:04 AM326 km202 miles176 nmSouth S
Santa MariaWed 12:04 AM441 km274 miles238 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaWed 12:04 AM577 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouadhibouWed 1:04 AM882 km548 miles476 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 1:04 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmEast E
DakarWed 1:04 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulWed 1:04 AM1174 km730 miles634 nmSoutheast SE
BissauWed 1:04 AM1369 km851 miles739 nmSoutheast SE
El AaiúnWed 1:04 AM1488 km924 miles803 nmNortheast NE
ConakryWed 1:04 AM1696 km1054 miles916 nmSoutheast SE

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