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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, November 1, 2012 at 1:10:00 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: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' North, Longitude: 171° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.25 meters/second, 1512.9 km/hour, 940.1 miles/hour or 816.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miNorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.6"939.76 miWest0° 01' 48.0"2.06 miNorth939.67 mi
24 hours11° 39' 22.3"754.73 miEast0° 16' 32.4"18.97 miNorth754.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 2:10 AM1051 km653 miles567 nmNorthwest NW
HonoluluThu 3:10 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmEast E
Wake IslandFri 1:10 AM2327 km1446 miles1257 nmWest W
Baker IslandThu 1:10 AM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 1:10 AM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 3:10 AM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 1:10 AM2736 km1700 miles1477 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 2:10 AM3317 km2061 miles1791 nmSouth S
YarenFri 1:10 AM3345 km2079 miles1806 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 1:10 AM3393 km2108 miles1832 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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