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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 3:06:00 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 phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 15:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 29' North, Longitude: 130° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.66 meters/second, 1514.4 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.68 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miNorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.6"940.66 miWest0° 02' 12.7"2.54 miNorth940.55 mi
24 hours11° 40' 14.7"756.39 miEast0° 26' 35.6"30.49 miNorth755.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiWed 11:06 PM1085 km674 miles586 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonWed 11:06 PM1221 km759 miles660 nmWest-southwest WSW
KagoshimaThu 12:06 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmNorth N
ManilaWed 11:06 PM1235 km768 miles667 nmWest-southwest WSW
FoochowWed 11:06 PM1335 km830 miles721 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoThu 12:06 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmNorth N
XiamenWed 11:06 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaThu 12:06 AM1453 km903 miles785 nmNorth N
KitakyushuThu 12:06 AM1483 km922 miles801 nmNorth N
MelekeokThu 12:06 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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