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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 8:34:00 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: 59%

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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 15' North, Longitude: 50° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.19 meters/second, 1516.3 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.7 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' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.2"941.86 miWest0° 03' 03.8"3.51 miSouth942.02 mi
24 hours11° 40' 55.2"758.26 miEast1° 39' 52.9"114.50 miSouth770.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:34 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownSun 4:34 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmSouthwest SW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:34 AM1251 km778 miles676 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 4:34 AM1252 km778 miles676 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 4:34 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 4:34 AM1288 km800 miles695 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:34 AM1301 km809 miles703 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownSun 4:34 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sSun 4:34 AM1483 km922 miles801 nmSouthwest SW
Port of SpainSun 4:34 AM1566 km973 miles846 nmSouthwest SW

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