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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 9:46:00 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: 21%

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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' South, Longitude: 84° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.74 meters/second, 1496.7 km/hour, 930.0 miles/hour or 808.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.50 miWest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miNorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 23' 27.3"929.70 miWest0° 00' 31.6"0.60 miNorth929.72 mi
24 hours14° 23' 45.2"930.02 miEast0° 52' 02.2"59.66 miNorth934.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Amsterdam IslandFri 2:46 PM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaFri 3:46 PM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisFri 1:46 PM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmWest W
JakartaFri 4:46 PM2871 km1784 miles1550 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleFri 2:46 PM3048 km1894 miles1646 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisFri 1:46 PM3065 km1905 miles1655 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 3:16 PM3128 km1944 miles1689 nmNorth N
SingaporeFri 5:46 PM3207 km1993 miles1732 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 5:46 PM3232 km2009 miles1745 nmNortheast NE
PerthFri 5:46 PM3299 km2050 miles1781 nmEast-southeast ESE

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