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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 30, 2012 at 4:28:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 04:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 43' North, Longitude: 70° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.85 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.66 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 32' 55.7"999.45 miWest0° 10' 40.0"12.22 miNorth999.34 mi
24 hours10° 51' 21.0"745.77 miEast4° 04' 08.0"279.63 miNorth792.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San CristóbalSat 11:58 PM219 km136 miles118 nmWest-northwest WNW
CúcutaSat 11:28 PM253 km157 miles136 nmWest-northwest WNW
BucaramangaSat 11:28 PM287 km179 miles155 nmWest W
Puerto AyacuchoSat 11:58 PM343 km213 miles185 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Fernando de ApureSat 11:58 PM363 km226 miles196 nmEast-northeast ENE
BarquisimetoSat 11:58 PM395 km245 miles213 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VillavicencioSat 11:28 PM445 km276 miles240 nmSouthwest SW
MaracaiboSat 11:58 PM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BogotaSat 11:28 PM456 km283 miles246 nmWest-southwest WSW
ValenciaSat 11:58 PM474 km294 miles256 nmNortheast NE

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