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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 = Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 2:14:00 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: 99%

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 Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 155° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.34 meters/second, 1509.6 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.63 miWest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 miNorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.8"937.71 miWest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miSouth937.71 mi
24 hours11° 41' 26.5"755.47 miEast0° 27' 18.9"31.32 miSouth757.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 2:14 AM1219 km758 miles658 nmEast E
HagåtñaFri 12:14 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 1:14 AM1584 km984 miles855 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaThu 11:14 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoThu 11:14 PM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroFri 2:14 AM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmSoutheast SE
NagoyaThu 11:14 PM2379 km1479 miles1285 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaThu 11:14 PM2453 km1524 miles1324 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoThu 11:14 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmNorthwest NW
KobeThu 11:14 PM2478 km1539 miles1338 nmNorthwest NW

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