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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 = Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 3:32:00 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: 44%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 52' North, Longitude: 136° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.00 meters/second, 1598.4 km/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.55 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.3"993.06 miWest0° 10' 28.4"12.00 miSouth993.36 mi
24 hours11° 20' 56.9"775.67 miEast4° 24' 58.4"303.47 miSouth836.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 5:32 AM2412 km1499 miles1303 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 5:32 AM2653 km1648 miles1432 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteWed 5:32 AM3244 km2016 miles1752 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesWed 7:32 AM3368 km2093 miles1818 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 8:32 AM3499 km2174 miles1889 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoWed 7:32 AM3509 km2181 miles1895 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixWed 8:32 AM3714 km2308 miles2005 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasWed 7:32 AM3726 km2315 miles2012 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownWed 7:32 AM3822 km2375 miles2064 nmSouth S
RarotongaWed 5:32 AM4177 km2596 miles2256 nmSouthwest SW

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