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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 11:44:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%

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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' South, Longitude: 133° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.41 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.64 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 23' 45.4"937.93 miWest0° 04' 46.3"5.47 miNorth938.18 mi
24 hours14° 05' 47.2"918.43 miEast2° 28' 16.6"169.97 miNorth940.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsFri 2:44 PM403 km250 miles218 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownFri 3:44 PM715 km444 miles386 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteFri 1:44 PM1673 km1039 miles903 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 6:44 PM2634 km1637 miles1422 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaFri 1:44 PM2707 km1682 miles1462 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 1:44 PM3498 km2174 miles1889 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:44 PM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:44 PM4085 km2538 miles2206 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 12:44 PM4172 km2592 miles2253 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 12:44 PM4306 km2676 miles2325 nmWest W

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