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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 = Monday, November 5, 2012 at 5:36:00 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: 63%

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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 45' North, Longitude: 170° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.49 meters/second, 1556.9 km/hour, 967.4 miles/hour or 840.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.12 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miSouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.9"967.22 miWest0° 07' 24.0"8.48 miSouth967.55 mi
24 hours348° 43' 01.1"751.24 miWest3° 18' 07.8"227.02 miSouth790.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandTue 5:36 AM583 km362 miles315 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroTue 5:36 AM961 km597 miles519 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 5:36 AM1605 km997 miles867 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 4:36 AM1683 km1045 miles909 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 6:36 AM1845 km1147 miles996 nmNortheast NE
YarenTue 5:36 AM1850 km1150 miles999 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 5:36 AM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 3:36 AM2808 km1745 miles1516 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 5:36 AM2842 km1766 miles1535 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 4:36 AM3028 km1881 miles1635 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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