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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 = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 2:56:00 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 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 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' South, Longitude: 134° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.22 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.67 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miSouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 22' 32.7"939.68 miWest0° 05' 41.1"6.52 miSouth939.44 mi
24 hours15° 08' 57.4"990.22 miEast1° 35' 01.1"108.94 miSouth991.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekWed 12:26 PM102 km63 miles55 nmSouthwest SW
Alice SpringsWed 12:26 PM521 km324 miles281 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinWed 12:26 PM858 km533 miles463 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsWed 12:56 PM1169 km726 miles631 nmEast E
EuclaWed 11:41 AM1520 km945 miles821 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliWed 11:56 AM1546 km961 miles835 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyWed 12:56 PM1695 km1053 miles915 nmNortheast NE
Adelaide *Wed 1:26 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmSouth S
JayapuraWed 11:56 AM1936 km1203 miles1045 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariWed 11:56 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmNorth N

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