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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 = Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 7:06:00 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: 47%

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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 20' South, Longitude: 158° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.08 meters/second, 1598.7 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.55 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.9"993.28 miWest0° 10' 58.9"12.58 miNorth993.59 mi
24 hours11° 24' 32.1"780.87 miEast4° 29' 00.3"308.08 miNorth842.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraTue 6:06 PM171 km106 miles92 nmSoutheast SE
GizoTue 6:06 PM225 km140 miles121 nmWest W
ArawaTue 5:06 PM433 km269 miles234 nmWest-northwest WNW
BukaTue 5:06 PM564 km350 miles305 nmNorthwest NW
YarenTue 7:06 PM1240 km771 miles670 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyTue 5:06 PM1291 km802 miles697 nmWest W
Port VilaTue 6:06 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirTue 6:06 PM1688 km1049 miles912 nmNorth N
CairnsTue 5:06 PM1710 km1062 miles923 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaTue 7:06 PM1903 km1182 miles1027 nmNortheast NE

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