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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 2:18:00 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: 19%

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 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 35' North, Longitude: 87° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.93 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.59 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miSouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.5"995.14 miWest0° 11' 14.0"12.87 miSouth995.44 mi
24 hours11° 46' 38.9"807.56 miEast4° 42' 25.1"323.43 miSouth873.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LiberiaThu 8:18 AM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlajuelaThu 8:18 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 8:18 AM458 km285 miles247 nmNortheast NE
MasayaThu 8:18 AM510 km317 miles275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 8:18 AM523 km325 miles283 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeónThu 8:18 AM541 km336 miles292 nmNorth N
LimónThu 8:18 AM561 km348 miles303 nmEast-northeast ENE
DavidThu 9:18 AM568 km353 miles307 nmEast E
MatagalpaThu 8:18 AM616 km383 miles333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelThu 8:18 AM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth N

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