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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, September 16, 2012 at 2:10:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 12' South, Longitude: 29° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.69 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.65 miWest0° 00' 12.6"0.24 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 28' 57.2"999.08 miWest0° 12' 39.4"14.50 miSouth999.04 mi
24 hours12° 37' 30.0"870.94 miEast4° 56' 10.9"339.22 miSouth931.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaSun 12:10 PM333 km207 miles180 nmWest W
NatalSun 11:10 AM662 km412 miles358 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeSun 11:10 AM738 km459 miles399 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSun 11:10 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmWest W
SalvadorSun 11:10 AM1389 km863 miles750 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 11:10 AM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmWest W
PraiaSun 1:10 PM2214 km1376 miles1195 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 2:10 PM2283 km1418 miles1233 nmNortheast NE
ConakrySun 2:10 PM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmNortheast NE
BissauSun 2:10 PM2348 km1459 miles1268 nmNortheast NE

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