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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 1:08:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 83%

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 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' North, Longitude: 152° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.22 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.74 miWest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.7"944.17 miWest0° 03' 27.6"3.97 miNorth944.01 mi
24 hours11° 35' 45.8"754.15 miEast0° 57' 06.7"65.48 miNorth754.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloThu 3:08 AM320 km199 miles173 nmWest W
WailukuThu 3:08 AM477 km297 miles258 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluThu 3:08 AM625 km388 miles337 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 3:08 AM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 2:08 AM2727 km1695 miles1473 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 1:08 AM3445 km2141 miles1860 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Thu 6:08 AM3477 km2160 miles1877 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Thu 6:08 AM3677 km2285 miles1985 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 2:08 AM3862 km2400 miles2086 nmSouthwest SW
Unalaska *Thu 5:08 AM3963 km2463 miles2140 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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