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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, May 12, 2012 at 9:46:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:36 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, May 12, 2012 at 9:48 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 07' South, Longitude: 125° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.66 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.54 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.7"992.32 miWest0° 10' 56.3"12.53 miNorth992.65 mi
24 hours11° 00' 50.6"752.25 miEast4° 28' 37.7"307.66 miNorth816.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SameSun 6:46 AM13 km8 miles7 nmNorth N
SuaiSun 6:46 AM46 km29 miles25 nmWest-southwest WSW
DiliSun 6:46 AM63 km39 miles34 nmNorth N
BaucauSun 6:46 AM116 km72 miles63 nmNortheast NE
KupangSun 5:46 AM252 km157 miles136 nmWest-southwest WSW
EndeSun 5:46 AM439 km273 miles237 nmWest W
AmbonSun 6:46 AM663 km412 miles358 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KendariSun 5:46 AM664 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSun 7:16 AM679 km422 miles367 nmEast-southeast ESE
RabaSun 5:46 AM772 km479 miles417 nmWest W

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