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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 = Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 1:32:00 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: 65%

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 Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 13:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 25' South, Longitude: 83° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.34 meters/second, 1588.8 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 857.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.45 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 30' 35.7"987.13 miWest0° 10' 23.6"11.91 miNorth987.48 mi
24 hours11° 29' 31.6"781.85 miEast4° 18' 59.2"296.64 miNorth840.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 7:32 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 7:02 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboTue 7:02 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleTue 6:32 PM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 7:02 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiTue 7:02 PM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurTue 9:32 PM2499 km1553 miles1349 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 9:32 PM2582 km1605 miles1394 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaTue 8:32 PM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmEast E
ChennaiTue 7:02 PM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmNorth N

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