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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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 phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' South, Longitude: 171° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.91 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.69 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 22' 40.8"941.24 miwest0° 06' 02.5"6.93 misouth940.99 mi
24 hours344° 52' 58.0"989.61 miwest1° 44' 14.6"119.51 misouth991.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaWed 11:24 AM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuganvilleWed 11:24 AM581 km361 miles314 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaWed 11:24 AM639 km397 miles345 nmSouthwest SW
Nadi *Wed 1:24 PM647 km402 miles349 nmEast E
Lautoka *Wed 1:24 PM656 km407 miles354 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Wed 1:24 PM747 km464 miles403 nmEast E
Labasa *Wed 1:24 PM888 km552 miles479 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiWed 12:24 PM1422 km884 miles768 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaWed 1:24 PM1425 km885 miles769 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 11:24 AM1615 km1004 miles872 nmNorthwest NW

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