Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 21:18:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.81 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.6 miles/hour or 819.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 22.8"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 51.5"||943.31 mi||west||0° 06' 28.1"||7.42 mi||south||943.04 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 17.7"||988.59 mi||east||1° 55' 17.7"||132.19 mi||south||991.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Tue 11:18 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:18 PM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:18 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:18 AM||2670 km||1659 miles||1442 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Tue 10:18 AM||2699 km||1677 miles||1458 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 11:18 AM||2981 km||1852 miles||1609 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:18 AM||3077 km||1912 miles||1662 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 10:18 AM||3245 km||2017 miles||1752 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Tue 4:18 PM||3699 km||2298 miles||1997 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Wed 10:18 AM||3934 km||2444 miles||2124 nm|| W|
Related time zone tools