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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 3:36:00 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: 66%

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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' North, Longitude: 164° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.48 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' 30.6"15.64 miWest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 miSouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.7"938.03 miWest0° 01' 24.4"1.62 miSouth938.10 mi
24 hours11° 42' 31.8"756.93 miEast1° 00' 45.4"69.66 miSouth762.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 5:36 AM697 km433 miles376 nmEast E
MidwaySat 4:36 AM1531 km951 miles827 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSun 5:36 AM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSat 3:36 AM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 3:36 AM3007 km1868 miles1624 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSun 3:36 AM3014 km1873 miles1627 nmWest W
TarawaSun 3:36 AM3252 km2021 miles1756 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 4:36 AM3422 km2127 miles1848 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adak *Sat 6:36 AM3596 km2234 miles1942 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Unalaska *Sat 7:36 AM3667 km2279 miles1980 nmNorth N

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