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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 = Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 8:28:00 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: 13%

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 Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 16' South, Longitude: 173° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.10 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.59 miWest0° 00' 12.1"0.23 miSouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 28' 40.7"995.49 miWest0° 12' 12.1"13.98 miSouth995.39 mi
24 hours12° 53' 08.6"886.01 miEast4° 44' 06.3"325.41 miSouth939.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AtafuSun 9:28 AM260 km162 miles141 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RawakiSun 9:28 AM386 km240 miles209 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoSun 9:28 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kanton IslandSun 9:28 AM413 km257 miles223 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandSat 8:28 AM806 km501 miles435 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 10:28 AM833 km517 miles450 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuSun 8:28 AM848 km527 miles458 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Sun 10:28 AM850 km528 miles459 nmSouth S
Howland IslandSat 8:28 AM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiSun 8:28 AM886 km550 miles478 nmWest-southwest WSW

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