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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 = Friday, October 19, 2012 at 3:46:00 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: 18%

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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' South, Longitude: 171° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.65 meters/second, 1496.3 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.50 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 23' 15.8"929.48 miWest0° 00' 21.8"0.42 miSouth929.46 mi
24 hours345° 29' 11.3"937.61 miWest0° 31' 35.2"36.22 miNorth939.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaFri 2:46 PM474 km294 miles256 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaFri 2:46 PM523 km325 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
NadiFri 3:46 PM732 km455 miles395 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleFri 2:46 PM743 km462 miles401 nmNorthwest NW
LautokaFri 3:46 PM746 km464 miles403 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaFri 3:46 PM811 km504 miles438 nmEast-northeast ENE
KingstonFri 3:16 PM958 km596 miles518 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LabasaFri 3:46 PM988 km614 miles533 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaFri 4:46 PM1404 km872 miles758 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 3:46 PM1617 km1005 miles873 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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