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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 6:06:00 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: 57%

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 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 37' South, Longitude: 5° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.45 meters/second, 1567.6 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.23 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 29' 13.1"973.92 miWest0° 09' 21.8"10.73 miNorth974.30 mi
24 hours11° 58' 53.0"805.52 miEast3° 59' 55.6"274.86 miNorth856.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoMon 7:06 PM882 km548 miles476 nmEast E
LuandaMon 7:06 PM1003 km623 miles542 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownMon 6:06 PM1226 km762 miles662 nmWest-southwest WSW
KinshasaMon 7:06 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 7:06 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmNortheast NE
São ToméMon 6:06 PM1551 km963 miles837 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Mon 8:06 PM1581 km982 miles854 nmSoutheast SE
LibrevilleMon 7:06 PM1612 km1002 miles871 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboMon 7:06 PM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmNorth N
YaoundéMon 7:06 PM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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