Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 4:14:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

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 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 59' North, Longitude: 71° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.10 meters/second, 1519.6 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.74 miWest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.6"943.90 miWest0° 03' 13.6"3.70 miNorth943.74 mi
24 hours11° 37' 18.4"755.64 miEast0° 51' 33.1"59.10 miNorth755.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PlataWed 12:14 AM75 km46 miles40 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cap-HaïtienTue 11:14 PM90 km56 miles48 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santiago de los CaballerosWed 12:14 AM91 km57 miles49 nmSoutheast SE
LabadeeTue 11:14 PM93 km58 miles50 nmWest-southwest WSW
Concepción de La VegaWed 12:14 AM122 km76 miles66 nmSoutheast SE
San Juan de la MaguanaWed 12:14 AM131 km81 miles71 nmSouth S
GonaïvesTue 11:14 PM150 km93 miles81 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cockburn TownTue 11:14 PM166 km103 miles89 nmNorth N
Cockburn HarbourTue 11:14 PM168 km105 miles91 nmNorth N
Port-au-PrinceTue 11:14 PM188 km117 miles102 nmSouth-southwest SSW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools