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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 6:56:00 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: 26%

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 06:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 13' South, Longitude: 136° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.95 meters/second, 1544.2 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.99 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 26' 36.5"959.33 miWest0° 08' 14.8"9.45 miNorth959.71 mi
24 hours12° 55' 11.3"858.17 miEast3° 39' 28.2"251.48 miNorth901.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekSun 4:26 PM440 km273 miles237 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinSun 4:26 PM720 km447 miles389 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSun 4:26 PM865 km537 miles467 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSun 4:56 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmEast E
Port MoresbySun 4:56 PM1399 km870 miles756 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliSun 3:56 PM1440 km895 miles778 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraSun 3:56 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariSun 3:56 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmNorth N
EuclaSun 3:41 PM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adelaide *Sun 5:26 PM2085 km1296 miles1126 nmSouth S

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