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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 12:22:00 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 phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 31' South, Longitude: 10° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.62 meters/second, 1575.4 km/hour, 978.9 miles/hour or 850.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.31 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miSouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 26' 22.4"978.69 miWest0° 11' 12.6"12.84 miSouth978.45 mi
24 hours13° 45' 56.7"933.03 miEast4° 06' 36.4"282.56 miSouth967.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 12:22 PM672 km418 miles363 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaMon 12:22 PM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 12:22 PM1977 km1228 miles1067 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 12:22 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 12:22 PM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 12:22 PM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 12:22 PM2268 km1410 miles1225 nmNortheast NE
LomeMon 12:22 PM2314 km1438 miles1250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 12:22 PM2362 km1467 miles1275 nmNorth N
Porto NovoMon 1:22 PM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmNortheast NE

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