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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 38' South, Longitude: 124° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.25 meters/second, 1606.5 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.64 miwest0° 00' 12.5"0.24 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 28' 35.4"998.08 miwest0° 12' 36.2"14.44 misouth998.04 mi
24 hours12° 50' 43.0"885.62 mieast4° 55' 19.4"338.24 misouth944.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KendariSun 10:10 AM231 km144 miles125 nmWest-northwest WNW
AmbonSun 11:10 AM422 km262 miles228 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliSun 11:10 AM450 km280 miles243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BaucauSun 11:10 AM475 km295 miles257 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SameSun 11:10 AM500 km310 miles270 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuaiSun 11:10 AM524 km326 miles283 nmSouth S
EndeSun 10:10 AM561 km349 miles303 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakassarSun 10:10 AM567 km352 miles306 nmWest W
GorontaloSun 10:10 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangSun 10:10 AM619 km385 miles334 nmSouth S

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