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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 24%

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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 39' South, Longitude: 177° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.86 meters/second, 1540.3 km/hour, 957.1 miles/hour or 831.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.95 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 26' 18.1"956.90 miwest0° 07' 57.4"9.12 minorth957.27 mi
24 hours13° 02' 20.7"864.20 mieast3° 33' 45.6"244.95 minorth905.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tubou *Sun 4:46 PM196 km122 miles106 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Labasa *Sun 4:46 PM283 km176 miles153 nmWest W
Levuka *Sun 4:46 PM357 km222 miles193 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sun 4:46 PM416 km258 miles224 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mata-UtuSun 3:46 PM419 km260 miles226 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NeiafuSun 4:46 PM479 km298 miles259 nmEast-southeast ESE
Lautoka *Sun 4:46 PM497 km309 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Sun 4:46 PM506 km314 miles273 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSun 4:46 PM520 km323 miles281 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSun 4:46 PM577 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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