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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 = Monday, September 24, 2012 at 3:32:00 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: 65%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 24, 2012 at 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 13' South, Longitude: 126° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.56 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"15.83 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miNorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 27' 00.1"949.48 miWest0° 06' 32.8"7.50 miNorth949.81 mi
24 hours12° 53' 03.7"846.65 miEast3° 03' 29.9"210.30 miNorth879.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 7:32 PM831 km517 miles449 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gambier IslandsSun 6:32 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sun 10:32 PM2044 km1270 miles1103 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteSun 5:32 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 5:32 PM3466 km2154 miles1872 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 5:32 PM4015 km2495 miles2168 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 4:32 PM4539 km2820 miles2451 nmWest W
ApiaMon 4:32 PM4825 km2998 miles2605 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 4:32 PM5066 km3148 miles2735 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Sun 10:32 PM5146 km3198 miles2779 nmNortheast NE

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