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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 = Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 7:50:00 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: 60%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 17' North, Longitude: 40° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.09 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.70 miWest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.0"941.63 miWest0° 02' 59.6"3.43 miSouth941.79 mi
24 hours11° 41' 00.8"758.18 miEast1° 38' 12.8"112.59 miSouth770.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 6:50 AM1860 km1156 miles1004 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSun 4:50 AM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSun 3:50 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSun 4:50 AM2281 km1418 miles1232 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSun 3:50 AM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 3:50 AM2316 km1439 miles1250 nmWest W
RoseauSun 3:50 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmWest W
CastriesSun 3:50 AM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 3:50 AM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmWest W
KingstownSun 3:50 AM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmWest-southwest WSW

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