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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 = Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 5:20:00 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: 25%

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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 26' South, Longitude: 159° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.40 meters/second, 1542.2 km/hour, 958.3 miles/hour or 832.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.97 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.1"958.10 miWest0° 08' 06.2"9.29 miNorth958.48 mi
24 hours12° 58' 47.6"861.21 miEast3° 36' 37.6"248.23 miNorth903.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSun 4:20 PM778 km483 miles420 nmNorth N
LuganvilleSun 4:20 PM839 km521 miles453 nmEast E
Port VilaSun 4:20 PM960 km597 miles518 nmEast E
GizoSun 4:20 PM963 km598 miles520 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaSun 4:20 PM982 km610 miles530 nmSoutheast SE
BrisbaneSun 3:20 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSun 3:20 PM1453 km903 miles785 nmWest W
Port MoresbySun 3:20 PM1533 km953 miles828 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenSun 5:20 PM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Sun 6:20 PM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmEast E

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