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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 8:34:00 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: 42%

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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' North, Longitude: 150° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.98 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.59 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.8"995.27 miWest0° 10' 44.4"12.30 miSouth995.56 mi
24 hours11° 23' 23.5"780.24 miEast4° 30' 24.7"309.69 miSouth842.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WenoThu 6:34 AM195 km121 miles105 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaThu 6:34 AM848 km527 miles458 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirThu 7:34 AM891 km554 miles481 nmEast E
SaipanThu 6:34 AM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraThu 5:34 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokThu 5:34 AM1715 km1065 miles926 nmWest W
Port MoresbyThu 6:34 AM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmSouth S
ManokwariThu 5:34 AM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 8:34 AM2085 km1296 miles1126 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandThu 8:34 AM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmNortheast NE

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