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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 = Friday, November 30, 2012 at 10:22:00 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: 95%

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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' North, Longitude: 48° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.67 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.72 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.0"942.95 miWest0° 03' 06.8"3.57 miSouth943.11 mi
24 hours11° 32' 34.6"749.92 miEast1° 40' 00.8"114.65 miSouth762.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RiyadhSat 1:22 AM543 km338 miles293 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HofufSat 1:22 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNorth N
Al MukallaSat 1:22 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth S
DohaSat 1:22 AM640 km398 miles346 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-JamiliyahSat 1:22 AM656 km407 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalalahSat 2:22 AM660 km410 miles356 nmEast-southeast ESE
Khamis MushaitSat 1:22 AM663 km412 miles358 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al KhorSat 1:22 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiffaSat 1:22 AM692 km430 miles374 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManamaSat 1:22 AM703 km437 miles379 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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