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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 7:38:00 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: 17%

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 19:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 34' North, Longitude: 164° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.85 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.62 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.6"997.20 miWest0° 11' 30.3"13.18 miSouth997.48 mi
24 hours11° 49' 59.9"813.15 miEast4° 47' 36.9"329.38 miSouth880.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 9:38 AM989 km615 miles534 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandThu 7:38 AM1465 km911 miles791 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 9:38 AM1799 km1118 miles972 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoFri 8:38 AM1895 km1178 miles1023 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 9:38 AM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 7:38 AM2428 km1509 miles1311 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 7:38 AM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 7:38 AM2621 km1628 miles1415 nmWest W
MidwayThu 8:38 AM2732 km1697 miles1475 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiThu 8:38 AM2887 km1794 miles1559 nmSouth S

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