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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 5:34:00 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: 67%

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 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 24' North, Longitude: 156° 27' 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' 58.6"1006.38 miWest0° 11' 16.0"12.90 miNorth1006.45 mi
24 hours10° 43' 14.4"741.54 miEast4° 25' 20.5"303.86 miNorth800.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 7:34 PM189 km117 miles102 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoThu 6:34 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteWed 7:34 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandWed 5:34 PM2229 km1385 miles1204 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 7:34 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluWed 7:34 PM2318 km1440 miles1252 nmNorth N
RarotongaWed 7:34 PM2421 km1504 miles1307 nmSouth S
AlofiWed 6:34 PM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 5:34 PM2875 km1787 miles1553 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 6:34 PM3136 km1949 miles1693 nmSouthwest SW

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