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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 1:20:00 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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' North, Longitude: 154° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.19 meters/second, 1519.9 km/hour, 944.4 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' 10.5"944.10 miWest0° 03' 26.6"3.95 miNorth943.94 mi
24 hours11° 35' 49.7"754.16 miEast0° 56' 39.3"64.96 miNorth754.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloThu 3:20 AM31 km19 miles17 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kailua-KonaThu 3:20 AM115 km72 miles62 nmWest-southwest WSW
WailukuThu 3:20 AM193 km120 miles104 nmWest-northwest WNW
Napili-HonokowaiThu 3:20 AM213 km132 miles115 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluThu 3:20 AM339 km210 miles183 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 3:20 AM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 2:20 AM2452 km1524 miles1324 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 1:20 AM3207 km1993 miles1732 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 2:20 AM3700 km2299 miles1998 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Francisco *Thu 6:20 AM3708 km2304 miles2002 nmNortheast NE

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