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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 = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 1:36:00 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

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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' South, Longitude: 169° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.85 meters/second, 1497.1 km/hour, 930.2 miles/hour or 808.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.50 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miSouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.6"929.92 miWest0° 02' 13.5"2.55 miSouth929.81 mi
24 hours344° 48' 00.7"983.95 miWest0° 09' 28.5"10.86 miSouth983.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaThu 12:36 PM336 km209 miles182 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaThu 12:36 PM345 km214 miles186 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleThu 12:36 PM609 km379 miles329 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nadi *Thu 2:36 PM912 km567 miles492 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Thu 2:36 PM924 km574 miles499 nmEast-northeast ENE
KingstonThu 1:06 PM942 km585 miles508 nmSouth S
Suva *Thu 2:36 PM1000 km622 miles540 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraThu 12:36 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 2:36 PM1616 km1004 miles872 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 1:36 PM1714 km1065 miles925 nmNortheast NE

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