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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 = Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 5:14:00 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: 66%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 20' North, Longitude: 151° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.92 meters/second, 1619.7 km/hour, 1006.4 miles/hour or 874.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.77 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 58.0"1006.38 miWest0° 11' 16.2"12.91 miNorth1006.45 mi
24 hours10° 43' 22.4"741.70 miEast4° 25' 30.5"304.05 miNorth800.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 7:14 PM659 km410 miles356 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteWed 7:14 PM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmSouth S
HonoluluWed 7:14 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoThu 6:14 PM2423 km1505 miles1308 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaWed 7:14 PM2547 km1582 miles1375 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Thu 7:14 PM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 5:14 PM2769 km1720 miles1495 nmWest W
AlofiWed 6:14 PM2934 km1823 miles1584 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 5:14 PM3383 km2102 miles1827 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 6:14 PM3497 km2173 miles1888 nmSouthwest SW

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