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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 7:34:00 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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 36' North, Longitude: 149° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.94 meters/second, 1522.6 km/hour, 946.1 miles/hour or 822.1 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' 04.1"0.08 miSouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.3"945.79 miWest0° 04' 07.1"4.72 miSouth946.00 mi
24 hours11° 39' 19.0"759.63 miEast2° 04' 33.6"142.78 miSouth777.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 5:34 AM635 km395 miles343 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaMon 5:34 AM852 km529 miles460 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirMon 6:34 AM1681 km1045 miles908 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandMon 7:34 AM1791 km1113 miles967 nmEast E
YokohamaMon 4:34 AM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 4:34 AM2030 km1261 miles1096 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokMon 4:34 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmSouthwest SW
NagoyaMon 4:34 AM2129 km1323 miles1150 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaMon 4:34 AM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoMon 4:34 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmNorthwest NW

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