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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 = Friday, October 5, 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: 75%

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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 143° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.46 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.64 miWest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.2"937.98 miWest0° 01' 09.8"1.33 miNorth937.92 mi
24 hours11° 41' 29.0"755.65 miEast0° 00' 57.7"1.11 miNorth755.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 3:20 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:20 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Fri 6:20 AM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 6:20 AM2864 km1780 miles1547 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Fri 6:20 AM3216 km1998 miles1736 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixFri 6:20 AM3379 km2100 miles1825 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 6:20 AM3381 km2101 miles1826 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Fri 6:20 AM3514 km2184 miles1897 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MidwayFri 2:20 AM3528 km2192 miles1905 nmWest-northwest WNW
Vancouver *Fri 6:20 AM3624 km2252 miles1957 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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