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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 = Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 6:10:00 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: 41%

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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 20' North, Longitude: 7° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.91 meters/second, 1551.3 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.06 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miSouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.7"963.68 miWest0° 07' 14.8"8.31 miSouth964.01 mi
24 hours11° 34' 40.6"768.64 miEast3° 16' 31.8"225.20 miSouth806.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezTue 7:10 AM96 km60 miles52 nmNortheast NE
ArlitTue 7:10 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNorth N
MaradiTue 7:10 AM315 km196 miles170 nmSouth S
ZinderTue 7:10 AM329 km204 miles178 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SokotoTue 7:10 AM429 km266 miles231 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoTue 7:10 AM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZariaTue 7:10 AM584 km363 miles316 nmSouth S
KadunaTue 7:10 AM643 km399 miles347 nmSouth S
NiameyTue 7:10 AM646 km402 miles349 nmWest-southwest WSW
KandiTue 7:10 AM749 km466 miles405 nmSouthwest SW

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