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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 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: 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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 155° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.41 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.7"937.87 miWest0° 01' 04.9"1.24 miNorth937.82 mi
24 hours11° 41' 35.8"755.69 miEast0° 00' 59.6"1.14 miSouth755.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WailukuFri 4:10 AM110 km69 miles60 nmWest W
Napili-HonokowaiFri 4:10 AM128 km80 miles69 nmWest W
HiloFri 4:10 AM139 km86 miles75 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kailua-KonaFri 4:10 AM152 km95 miles82 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluFri 4:10 AM255 km158 miles137 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 4:10 AM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 3:10 AM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 2:10 AM3239 km2012 miles1749 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Fri 7:10 AM3683 km2288 miles1989 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoSat 3:10 AM3767 km2341 miles2034 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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