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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 5, 2013 at 11:32:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 23' South, Longitude: 41° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.01 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.84 miWest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 miNorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 23' 52.5"950.50 miWest0° 05' 57.5"6.83 miNorth950.78 mi
24 hours14° 08' 34.3"933.67 miEast2° 53' 30.8"198.84 miNorth961.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaThu 1:32 PM336 km209 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
PembaThu 1:32 PM497 km309 miles268 nmNorth N
MahajangaThu 2:32 PM560 km348 miles302 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniThu 2:32 PM620 km385 miles335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MamoutzouThu 2:32 PM657 km409 miles355 nmNortheast NE
AntsirabeThu 2:32 PM659 km409 miles356 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoroniThu 2:32 PM662 km411 miles357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduThu 2:32 PM664 km412 miles358 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoThu 2:32 PM674 km419 miles364 nmEast-southeast ESE
BeiraThu 1:32 PM740 km460 miles399 nmWest-southwest WSW

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