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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 6:20:00 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: 16%

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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' South, Longitude: 131° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.12 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.70 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miNorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 24' 18.4"941.78 miWest0° 05' 37.1"6.44 miNorth942.07 mi
24 hours13° 51' 18.1"905.83 miEast2° 46' 06.7"190.40 miNorth932.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekSat 3:50 PM331 km206 miles179 nmEast-southeast ESE
Alice SpringsSat 3:50 PM588 km365 miles317 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinSat 3:50 PM732 km455 miles395 nmNorth N
DiliSat 3:20 PM1307 km812 miles706 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSat 3:05 PM1414 km878 miles763 nmSouth S
CairnsSat 4:20 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmEast E
Adelaide *Sat 4:50 PM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakassarSat 2:20 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbySat 4:20 PM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariSat 3:20 PM2040 km1267 miles1101 nmNorth N

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