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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 22, 2012 at 3:32:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 56%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' South, Longitude: 42° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.62 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.20 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.17 miNorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 29' 01.1"972.05 miWest0° 09' 11.7"10.54 miNorth972.43 mi
24 hours12° 03' 13.6"809.01 miEast3° 56' 41.4"271.16 miNorth859.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FomboniMon 6:32 PM228 km142 miles123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PembaMon 5:32 PM254 km158 miles137 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniMon 6:32 PM267 km166 miles144 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduMon 6:32 PM283 km176 miles153 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouMon 6:32 PM315 km196 miles170 nmEast-northeast ENE
NampulaMon 5:32 PM380 km236 miles205 nmWest-southwest WSW
MahajangaMon 6:32 PM441 km274 miles238 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoMon 6:32 PM754 km469 miles407 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeMon 6:32 PM801 km498 miles432 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaMon 6:32 PM859 km534 miles464 nmEast-southeast ESE

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