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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 = Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 12:32:00 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: 11%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 29, 2016 at 12:20 pm
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, December 7, 2016 at 9:04 am

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 17' South, Longitude: 149° 05' West

The ground speed is currently 425.99 meters/second, 1533.6 kilometres/hour, 952.9 miles/hour or 828.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.88 miWest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miNorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"952.66 miWest0° 02' 39.3"3.05 miNorth952.79 mi
24 hours11° 53' 59.0"781.67 miEast1° 28' 33.6"101.51 miNorth791.43 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 2:32 pm97 km60 miles52 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Fri 2:32 pm345 km214 miles186 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 2:32 pm1166 km725 miles630 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 4:32 pm2101 km1305 miles1134 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiFri 1:32 pm2198 km1366 miles1187 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 2:32 pm2405 km1494 miles1299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sat 2:32 pm2474 km1538 miles1336 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 1:32 pm2583 km1605 miles1395 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nukualofa *Sat 2:32 pm2752 km1710 miles1486 nmWest W
Suva *Sat 1:32 pm3432 km2132 miles1853 nmWest W

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