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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 8:24:00 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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 131° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.49 meters/second, 1517.4 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.71 miWest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 miNorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.0"942.53 miWest0° 02' 50.6"3.26 miNorth942.39 mi
24 hours11° 38' 36.4"756.02 miEast0° 42' 02.3"48.20 miNorth755.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaWed 12:24 AM2010 km1249 miles1086 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoWed 12:24 AM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesWed 12:24 AM2040 km1268 miles1102 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Wed 12:24 AM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliWed 12:24 AM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoWed 12:24 AM2153 km1338 miles1162 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SacramentoWed 12:24 AM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 1:24 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasWed 12:24 AM2403 km1493 miles1298 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixWed 1:24 AM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmNortheast NE

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