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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 = Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 8:38:00 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: 2%

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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 59' South, Longitude: 30° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.08 meters/second, 1602.3 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.59 miWest0° 00' 12.4"0.24 miSouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 28' 12.6"995.46 miWest0° 12' 28.8"14.30 miSouth995.37 mi
24 hours13° 00' 42.0"895.13 miEast4° 49' 35.8"331.70 miSouth949.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RutanaSun 10:38 AM249 km155 miles135 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RuyigiSun 10:38 AM287 km179 miles155 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GitegaSun 10:38 AM303 km188 miles163 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BujumburaSun 10:38 AM337 km209 miles182 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MuyingaSun 10:38 AM353 km219 miles191 nmNorth N
NgoziSun 10:38 AM361 km224 miles195 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ButareSun 10:38 AM396 km246 miles214 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MbeyaSun 11:38 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSoutheast SE
MwanzaSun 11:38 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BukavuSun 10:38 AM447 km278 miles241 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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