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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 1:30:00 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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' North, Longitude: 175° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.22 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 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"0.03 miNorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.5"939.69 miWest0° 01' 46.0"2.03 miNorth939.60 mi
24 hours11° 39' 24.3"754.72 miEast0° 15' 46.0"18.08 miNorth754.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 2:30 AM851 km529 miles459 nmNorth N
Wake IslandFri 1:30 AM1823 km1133 miles984 nmWest W
HonoluluThu 3:30 AM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmEast E
MajuroFri 1:30 AM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 1:30 AM2262 km1406 miles1221 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 1:30 AM2440 km1516 miles1318 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 3:30 AM2901 km1803 miles1567 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 1:30 AM2993 km1860 miles1616 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 12:30 AM3173 km1971 miles1713 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 1:30 AM3268 km2031 miles1765 nmSouth S

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