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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 = Monday, October 15, 2012 at 8:28:00 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

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 Monday, October 15, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 47' South, Longitude: 46° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.86 meters/second, 1579.9 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.36 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.6"981.49 miWest0° 11' 27.9"13.13 miSouth981.26 mi
24 hours13° 39' 35.3"928.21 miEast4° 14' 28.1"291.55 miSouth965.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MamoutzouMon 11:28 AM251 km156 miles136 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduMon 11:28 AM259 km161 miles140 nmSouthwest SW
FomboniMon 11:28 AM327 km203 miles176 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniMon 11:28 AM349 km217 miles188 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirananaMon 11:28 AM364 km226 miles197 nmEast-southeast ESE
MahajangaMon 11:28 AM547 km340 miles295 nmSouth S
PembaMon 10:28 AM677 km421 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
ToamasinaMon 11:28 AM880 km547 miles475 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamMon 11:28 AM889 km552 miles480 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaMon 10:28 AM903 km561 miles488 nmWest-southwest WSW

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