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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 = Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 12:02:00 AM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' South, Longitude: 162° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.94 meters/second, 1544.2 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.99 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 24' 23.8"959.22 miWest0° 09' 02.9"10.37 miSouth958.92 mi
24 hours14° 35' 13.5"971.23 miEast3° 04' 53.6"211.91 miSouth986.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleTue 11:02 AM547 km340 miles295 nmEast E
Port VilaTue 11:02 AM701 km436 miles378 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 11:02 AM735 km456 miles397 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaTue 11:02 AM857 km533 miles463 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GizoTue 11:02 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneTue 10:02 AM1601 km995 miles864 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsTue 10:02 AM1747 km1085 miles943 nmWest W
Port MoresbyTue 10:02 AM1760 km1094 miles950 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Tue 1:02 PM1761 km1094 miles951 nmEast E
YarenTue 12:02 PM1762 km1095 miles952 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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