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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 = Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 1:34:00 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: 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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' South, Longitude: 160° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.86 meters/second, 1511.5 km/hour, 939.2 miles/hour or 816.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.65 miWest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 miNorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 23' 54.4"938.95 miWest0° 05' 00.7"5.75 miNorth939.21 mi
24 hours14° 01' 49.5"914.96 miEast2° 33' 22.6"175.81 miNorth938.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaFri 3:34 PM199 km124 miles108 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiFri 2:34 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmWest W
PapeeteFri 3:34 PM1149 km714 miles621 nmEast E
Apia *Sat 3:34 PM1378 km856 miles744 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 2:34 PM1571 km976 miles848 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 2:34 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Sat 2:34 PM2251 km1399 miles1215 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:34 PM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmNorth N
FunafutiSat 1:34 PM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 1:34 PM2807 km1744 miles1516 nmNorthwest NW

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