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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 2:34:00 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: 15%

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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' South, Longitude: 174° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.11 meters/second, 1512.4 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.66 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miNorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 23' 59.4"939.52 miWest0° 05' 08.6"5.90 miNorth939.79 mi
24 hours13° 59' 38.4"913.06 miEast2° 36' 06.8"178.94 miNorth937.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PangaiSat 3:34 PM55 km34 miles30 nmSoutheast SE
NeiafuSat 3:34 PM110 km68 miles59 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 3:34 PM200 km124 miles108 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiFri 3:34 PM500 km310 miles270 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 4:34 PM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Sat 4:34 PM689 km428 miles372 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pago PagoFri 3:34 PM708 km440 miles382 nmNortheast NE
Labasa *Sat 3:34 PM714 km443 miles385 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Sat 3:34 PM743 km462 miles401 nmWest W
Nadi *Sat 3:34 PM856 km532 miles462 nmWest W

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