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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 11:52:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 06' South, Longitude: 170° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.41 meters/second, 1589.1 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.46 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miSouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.8"987.22 miWest0° 11' 56.2"13.67 miSouth987.03 mi
24 hours346° 34' 35.4"916.85 miWest4° 29' 42.9"308.98 miSouth961.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 10:52 AM801 km497 miles432 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiMon 11:52 AM950 km590 miles513 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 10:52 AM987 km613 miles533 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenMon 11:52 AM1029 km640 miles556 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraMon 10:52 AM1169 km726 miles631 nmWest W
TarawaMon 11:52 AM1193 km742 miles644 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaMon 11:52 AM1310 km814 miles708 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandSun 11:52 AM1764 km1096 miles953 nmNortheast NE
MajuroMon 11:52 AM1793 km1114 miles968 nmNorth N
Apia *Mon 1:52 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmEast-southeast ESE

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