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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 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: 66%

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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 04' South, Longitude: 54° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.89 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.47 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.3"988.36 miWest0° 10' 28.6"12.00 miNorth988.70 mi
24 hours11° 26' 53.4"779.71 miEast4° 20' 25.6"298.28 miNorth839.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaTue 7:32 PM609 km378 miles329 nmNorth N
AntsirananaTue 6:32 PM635 km394 miles343 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port LouisTue 7:32 PM1158 km719 miles625 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisTue 7:32 PM1199 km745 miles647 nmSouth S
AntananarivoTue 6:32 PM1243 km773 miles671 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniTue 6:32 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmWest W
MogadishuTue 6:32 PM1692 km1051 miles913 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamTue 6:32 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmWest W
Diego GarciaTue 9:32 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmEast E
DodomaTue 6:32 PM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmWest W

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