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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 7:46:00 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 19:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' North, Longitude: 63° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.19 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miNorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.8"939.62 miWest0° 01' 46.0"2.03 miNorth939.53 mi
24 hours11° 41' 02.9"756.47 miEast0° 15' 45.4"18.07 miNorth756.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MuscatWed 11:46 PM576 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
SeebWed 11:46 PM611 km380 miles330 nmNorthwest NW
KarachiThu 12:46 AM616 km383 miles333 nmNortheast NE
NizwaWed 11:46 PM632 km393 miles341 nmWest-northwest WNW
Hyderabad (PK)Thu 12:46 AM751 km467 miles405 nmNortheast NE
DubaiWed 11:46 PM953 km592 miles514 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiWed 11:46 PM996 km619 miles538 nmWest-northwest WNW
Bandar-AbbasWed 11:16 PM1005 km625 miles543 nmNorthwest NW
SuratThu 1:16 AM1008 km627 miles545 nmEast E
AhmedabadThu 1:16 AM1012 km629 miles546 nmEast-northeast ENE

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