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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 3:56:00 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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' South, Longitude: 168° 54' 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' 16.0"929.48 miWest0° 00' 20.4"0.39 miSouth929.46 mi
24 hours345° 29' 22.0"937.41 miWest0° 32' 09.9"36.88 miNorth939.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaFri 2:56 PM293 km182 miles158 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaFri 2:56 PM361 km224 miles195 nmNorth N
LuganvilleFri 2:56 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KingstonFri 3:26 PM902 km561 miles487 nmSouth S
NadiFri 3:56 PM960 km597 miles519 nmEast-northeast ENE
LautokaFri 3:56 PM973 km605 miles525 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaFri 3:56 PM1047 km651 miles566 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraFri 2:56 PM1595 km991 miles861 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 4:56 PM1653 km1027 miles892 nmEast E
BrisbaneFri 1:56 PM1764 km1096 miles953 nmWest-southwest WSW

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