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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 1:24:00 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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 49' North, Longitude: 30° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.55 meters/second, 1521.2 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.75 miWest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 miNorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.0"944.92 miWest0° 03' 29.2"4.00 miNorth944.75 mi
24 hours11° 36' 18.6"755.33 miEast0° 57' 58.3"66.46 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 12:24 AM643 km400 miles347 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaWed 12:24 AM898 km558 miles485 nmSoutheast SE
DakarWed 1:24 AM1476 km917 miles797 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottWed 1:24 AM1514 km941 miles817 nmEast E
BanjulWed 1:24 AM1618 km1006 miles874 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauWed 1:24 AM1798 km1118 miles971 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnWed 1:24 AM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta DelgadaWed 12:24 AM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryWed 1:24 AM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownWed 1:24 AM2220 km1379 miles1199 nmEast-southeast ESE

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