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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, December 9, 2012 at 8:34:00 PM.

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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: 17%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 25' South, Longitude: 178° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.57 meters/second, 1564.5 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.20 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 26' 36.6"971.85 miWest0° 10' 05.1"11.56 miSouth971.58 mi
24 hours346° 12' 37.6"927.86 miWest3° 38' 33.7"250.46 miSouth953.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Labasa *Mon 9:34 AM339 km211 miles183 nmSouth S
Levuka *Mon 9:34 AM472 km293 miles255 nmSouth S
Lautoka *Mon 9:34 AM486 km302 miles263 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nadi *Mon 9:34 AM508 km316 miles274 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Mon 9:34 AM524 km326 miles283 nmSouth S
FunafutiMon 8:34 AM543 km337 miles293 nmNorth N
Mata-UtuMon 8:34 AM543 km338 miles293 nmEast E
NeiafuMon 9:34 AM964 km599 miles520 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 10:34 AM971 km603 miles524 nmEast E
PangaiMon 9:34 AM1016 km631 miles548 nmSoutheast SE

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