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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 10:56:00 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' South, Longitude: 152° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.17 meters/second, 1498.2 km/hour, 930.9 miles/hour or 809.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.52 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miSouth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 21' 54.0"930.63 miWest0° 02' 39.0"3.04 miSouth930.50 mi
24 hours15° 12' 59.9"985.76 miEast0° 19' 38.0"22.51 miSouth984.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 12:56 PM448 km278 miles242 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaWed 12:56 PM769 km478 miles415 nmWest W
AlofiWed 11:56 AM1840 km1143 miles994 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 12:56 PM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownWed 2:56 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoThu 11:56 AM2365 km1469 miles1277 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 11:56 AM2370 km1473 miles1280 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 12:56 PM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Thu 11:56 AM3071 km1908 miles1658 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 10:56 AM3327 km2067 miles1797 nmWest-northwest WNW

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