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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 = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 10:20:00 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: 49%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 26' North, Longitude: 64° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.96 meters/second, 1533.5 km/hour, 952.9 miles/hour or 828.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.88 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 miSouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.9"952.58 miWest0° 05' 29.8"6.30 miSouth952.85 mi
24 hours11° 36' 59.5"762.45 miEast2° 36' 29.1"179.35 miSouth788.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Road TownMon 6:20 AM12 km7 miles6 nmEast E
Cruz BayMon 6:20 AM13 km8 miles7 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Charlotte AmalieMon 6:20 AM23 km15 miles13 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChristianstedMon 6:20 AM75 km47 miles41 nmSouth S
CaguasMon 6:20 AM140 km87 miles75 nmWest W
San JuanMon 6:20 AM146 km91 miles79 nmWest W
The ValleyMon 6:20 AM177 km110 miles96 nmEast E
MarigotMon 6:20 AM179 km111 miles96 nmEast-southeast ESE
The Bottom (Saba)Mon 6:20 AM180 km112 miles97 nmEast-southeast ESE
PhilipsburgMon 6:20 AM184 km114 miles99 nmEast-southeast ESE

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