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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, December 13, 2012 at 8:32:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 50° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.01 meters/second, 1494.0 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.47 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miNorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 36.6"928.04 miWest0° 00' 51.7"0.99 miNorth928.09 mi
24 hours15° 12' 15.4"982.56 miEast1° 04' 08.8"73.54 miNorth988.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaThu 11:32 AM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FianarantsoaThu 11:32 AM372 km231 miles201 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 11:32 AM392 km243 miles211 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoThu 11:32 AM392 km243 miles211 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-PaulThu 12:32 PM484 km301 miles261 nmEast E
Saint-DenisThu 12:32 PM503 km312 miles271 nmEast E
Saint-PierreThu 12:32 PM507 km315 miles274 nmEast E
Port LouisThu 12:32 PM722 km448 miles390 nmEast E
ToliaraThu 11:32 AM767 km477 miles414 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniThu 11:32 AM1286 km799 miles695 nmNorthwest NW

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