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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 4:36:00 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: 74%

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 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' North, Longitude: 169° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.29 meters/second, 1509.4 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.4"937.59 miWest0° 00' 50.8"0.97 miNorth937.55 mi
24 hours348° 18' 06.0"755.80 miWest0° 06' 43.0"7.70 miSouth756.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSat 4:36 AM328 km204 miles177 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 4:36 AM1552 km964 miles838 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 5:36 AM1575 km978 miles850 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirSat 3:36 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSat 4:36 AM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmSouth S
YarenSat 4:36 AM2392 km1486 miles1292 nmSouth S
HagåtñaSat 2:36 AM2729 km1696 miles1474 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 4:36 AM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoSat 1:36 AM3306 km2054 miles1785 nmNorthwest NW
HonoluluFri 6:36 AM3412 km2120 miles1842 nmEast E

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