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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 5:18:00 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 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 52' North, Longitude: 82° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.71 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.3 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' 32.9"16.65 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miNorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 32' 55.6"999.14 miWest0° 10' 38.0"12.18 miNorth999.03 mi
24 hours10° 51' 30.4"745.72 miEast4° 03' 13.1"278.58 miNorth792.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavidSun 12:18 AM175 km109 miles94 nmNorth N
BoqueteSun 12:18 AM213 km132 miles115 nmNorth N
Santiago de VeraguasSun 12:18 AM231 km143 miles125 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 11:18 PM373 km232 miles201 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlajuelaSat 11:18 PM388 km241 miles209 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PanamaSun 12:18 AM419 km261 miles226 nmNortheast NE
MasayaSat 11:18 PM679 km422 miles366 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManaguaSat 11:18 PM704 km438 miles380 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CaliSun 12:18 AM781 km486 miles422 nmEast-southeast ESE
MedellinSun 12:18 AM788 km490 miles425 nmEast E

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