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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 = Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 5:26:00 AM.

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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: 7%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 09' South, Longitude: 64° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.09 meters/second, 1523.1 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.77 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miSouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 23' 35.9"946.10 miWest0° 06' 49.9"7.83 miSouth945.83 mi
24 hours14° 53' 26.3"978.78 miEast2° 06' 41.2"145.23 miSouth983.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Tue 9:26 AM232 km144 miles125 nmSouthwest SW
Port LouisTue 9:26 AM812 km505 miles439 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisTue 9:26 AM1039 km646 miles561 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaTue 11:26 AM1449 km900 miles782 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaTue 9:26 AM1818 km1129 miles981 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoTue 8:26 AM1838 km1142 miles993 nmWest W
MoroniTue 8:26 AM2436 km1514 miles1315 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandTue 10:26 AM2502 km1554 miles1351 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleTue 10:26 AM2643 km1643 miles1427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamTue 8:26 AM3050 km1895 miles1647 nmWest-northwest WNW

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