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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 = Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 7:18:00 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: 85%

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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 07:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' North, Longitude: 67° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.24 meters/second, 1523.7 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.78 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miNorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.0"946.46 miWest0° 03' 59.6"4.58 miNorth946.27 mi
24 hours11° 33' 43.5"753.66 miEast1° 10' 18.0"80.60 miNorth755.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MayagüezThu 3:18 AM154 km95 miles83 nmSouth S
Punta CanaThu 3:18 AM158 km98 miles85 nmSouthwest SW
San JuanThu 3:18 AM178 km111 miles96 nmSoutheast SE
PonceThu 3:18 AM189 km118 miles102 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CaguasThu 3:18 AM202 km126 miles109 nmSoutheast SE
La RomanaThu 3:18 AM214 km133 miles116 nmSouthwest SW
Charlotte AmalieThu 3:18 AM288 km179 miles155 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo DomingoThu 3:18 AM300 km186 miles162 nmWest-southwest WSW
Road TownThu 3:18 AM313 km195 miles169 nmEast-southeast ESE
Concepción de La VegaThu 3:18 AM338 km210 miles182 nmWest W

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