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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 7:10:00 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: 55%

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 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 155° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.87 meters/second, 1522.3 km/hour, 945.9 miles/hour or 822.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.77 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miSouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.2"945.63 miWest0° 04' 04.9"4.68 miSouth945.84 mi
24 hours11° 39' 22.6"759.57 miEast2° 03' 40.4"141.77 miSouth777.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandMon 7:10 AM1182 km734 miles638 nmEast E
HagåtñaMon 5:10 AM1324 km823 miles715 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirMon 6:10 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroMon 7:10 AM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaMon 4:10 AM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoMon 4:10 AM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaMon 4:10 AM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmNorthwest NW
YarenMon 7:10 AM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OsakaMon 4:10 AM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoMon 4:10 AM2576 km1601 miles1391 nmNorthwest NW

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