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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 9:36:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' South, Longitude: 148° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.72 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.72 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 22' 50.4"943.06 miWest0° 06' 25.8"7.37 miSouth942.79 mi
24 hours15° 04' 33.8"988.63 miEast1° 54' 17.6"131.03 miSouth991.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteTue 11:36 AM172 km107 miles93 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaTue 11:36 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownTue 1:36 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiTue 10:36 AM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 11:36 AM2465 km1531 miles1331 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Wed 11:36 AM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 10:36 AM2668 km1658 miles1440 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 10:36 AM2824 km1755 miles1525 nmWest W
Suva *Wed 10:36 AM3508 km2180 miles1894 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 9:36 AM3678 km2285 miles1986 nmWest-northwest WNW

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