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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, December 11, 2012 at 10:08:00 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: 3%

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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 46' South, Longitude: 175° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.45 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.60 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 24.5"935.72 miWest0° 04' 33.8"5.23 miSouth935.51 mi
24 hours15° 14' 12.6"991.88 miEast1° 07' 14.6"77.10 miSouth991.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PangaiWed 11:08 AM97 km60 miles53 nmEast E
NukualofaWed 11:08 AM152 km94 miles82 nmSouth S
NeiafuWed 11:08 AM184 km114 miles99 nmNortheast NE
AlofiTue 11:08 AM568 km353 miles307 nmEast E
Levuka *Wed 11:08 AM662 km412 miles358 nmWest-northwest WNW
Labasa *Wed 11:08 AM676 km420 miles365 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Wed 11:08 AM687 km427 miles371 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Wed 12:08 PM743 km461 miles401 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Wed 12:08 PM756 km470 miles408 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pago PagoTue 11:08 AM779 km484 miles420 nmNortheast NE

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