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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 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: 57%

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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 51' North, Longitude: 152° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.25 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.74 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miSouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.0"944.25 miWest0° 03' 44.4"4.29 miSouth944.45 mi
24 hours11° 39' 55.5"759.07 miEast1° 55' 44.1"132.67 miSouth774.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloSun 5:36 AM235 km146 miles127 nmWest W
WailukuSun 5:36 AM399 km248 miles216 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluSun 5:36 AM547 km340 miles295 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMon 5:36 AM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySun 4:36 AM2655 km1650 miles1434 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 3:36 AM3372 km2095 miles1821 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Sun 8:36 AM3546 km2204 miles1915 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 8:36 AM3753 km2332 miles2026 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoMon 4:36 AM3807 km2366 miles2056 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Unalaska *Sun 7:36 AM3952 km2456 miles2134 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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