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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 = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 8:10:00 AM.

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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: 69%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 60' North, Longitude: 56° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.14 meters/second, 1508.9 km/hour, 937.6 miles/hour or 814.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.63 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miSouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.8"937.27 miWest0° 00' 40.6"0.78 miSouth937.31 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.2"756.53 miEast0° 43' 21.3"49.71 miSouth759.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Sat 4:10 AM656 km408 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 4:10 AM692 km430 miles374 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSat 4:10 AM733 km455 miles396 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreSat 4:10 AM734 km456 miles397 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleySat 4:10 AM737 km458 miles398 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesSat 4:10 AM746 km463 miles403 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotSat 4:10 AM746 km464 miles403 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 4:10 AM756 km470 miles408 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 4:10 AM768 km477 miles415 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauSat 4:10 AM803 km499 miles434 nmSouthwest SW

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