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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 2:10:00 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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 00' North, Longitude: 167° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.06 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 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' 03.3"0.07 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.7"943.80 miWest0° 03' 21.9"3.86 miNorth943.64 mi
24 hours11° 36' 06.0"754.23 miEast0° 54' 45.4"62.78 miNorth754.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 4:10 AM968 km602 miles523 nmEast E
MidwayThu 3:10 AM1388 km862 miles749 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 4:10 AM2268 km1409 miles1224 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 2:10 AM2421 km1504 miles1307 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 2:10 AM2732 km1698 miles1475 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 2:10 AM2757 km1713 miles1489 nmWest W
TarawaFri 2:10 AM2991 km1858 miles1615 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 3:10 AM3280 km2038 miles1771 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 2:10 AM3497 km2173 miles1888 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adak *Thu 5:10 AM3633 km2257 miles1962 nmNorth N

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