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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, December 14, 2012 at 1:44:00 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: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' South, Longitude: 8° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.62 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.64 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 22' 57.8"938.41 miWest0° 05' 18.1"6.08 miNorth938.68 mi
24 hours14° 26' 03.0"941.76 miEast2° 42' 13.6"185.95 miNorth967.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 1:44 PM516 km320 miles278 nmNortheast NE
LuandaFri 2:44 PM2661 km1653 miles1437 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Fri 3:44 PM2725 km1693 miles1472 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméFri 1:44 PM2775 km1724 miles1498 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 1:44 PM2788 km1732 miles1505 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaFri 1:44 PM2853 km1773 miles1540 nmNorth N
AccraFri 1:44 PM2922 km1815 miles1578 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 1:44 PM2929 km1820 miles1581 nmNorth N
LibrevilleFri 2:44 PM2972 km1847 miles1605 nmNortheast NE
LoméFri 1:44 PM3037 km1887 miles1640 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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