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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 = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 2:46:00 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: 7%

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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' South, Longitude: 167° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.74 meters/second, 1496.7 km/hour, 930.0 miles/hour or 808.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.50 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miNorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 22' 24.1"929.71 miWest0° 01' 45.3"2.01 miNorth929.80 mi
24 hours345° 14' 21.9"954.73 miWest1° 22' 33.9"94.66 miNorth963.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaFri 1:46 PM212 km132 miles115 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaFri 1:46 PM341 km212 miles184 nmNorth N
LuganvilleFri 1:46 PM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth N
KingstonFri 2:16 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSouth S
Suva *Fri 3:46 PM1162 km722 miles628 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraFri 1:46 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneFri 12:46 PM1665 km1035 miles899 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaFri 3:46 PM1777 km1104 miles960 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 2:46 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNortheast NE
Auckland *Fri 3:46 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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