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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 = Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 8:48:00 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: 21%

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 Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 08:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 36' North, Longitude: 7° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.86 meters/second, 1597.9 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.55 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.5"992.75 miWest0° 10' 55.6"12.52 miSouth993.06 mi
24 hours11° 43' 40.1"802.14 miEast4° 36' 24.2"316.56 miSouth866.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManThu 8:48 AM131 km82 miles71 nmSouth S
NzérékoréThu 8:48 AM156 km97 miles84 nmSouthwest SW
DaloaThu 8:48 AM234 km145 miles126 nmSoutheast SE
KorhogoThu 8:48 AM245 km152 miles132 nmEast-northeast ENE
GbarngaThu 8:48 AM265 km165 miles143 nmSouthwest SW
BouakéThu 8:48 AM309 km192 miles167 nmEast-southeast ESE
YamoussoukroThu 8:48 AM330 km205 miles178 nmSoutheast SE
DabakalaThu 8:48 AM359 km223 miles194 nmEast E
KoiduThu 8:48 AM362 km225 miles196 nmWest W
KakataThu 8:48 AM373 km231 miles201 nmSouthwest SW

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