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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 2:36:00 PM.

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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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' North, Longitude: 138° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.71 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.69 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miNorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.9"940.78 miWest0° 02' 15.6"2.59 miNorth940.67 mi
24 hours11° 40' 08.5"756.37 miEast0° 27' 45.0"31.82 miNorth755.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 12:36 AM996 km619 miles538 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 12:36 AM1046 km650 miles565 nmSoutheast SE
KagoshimaWed 11:36 PM1446 km899 miles781 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokWed 11:36 PM1483 km922 miles801 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KumamotoWed 11:36 PM1553 km965 miles838 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuWed 11:36 PM1579 km981 miles853 nmNorth N
OsakaWed 11:36 PM1597 km992 miles862 nmNorth N
KobeWed 11:36 PM1603 km996 miles866 nmNorth N
ShizuokaWed 11:36 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmNorth N
KyotoWed 11:36 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmNorth N

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