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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 = Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 3:08:00 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: 97%

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 Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 30' North, Longitude: 70° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.84 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.55 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 33' 03.8"992.70 miWest0° 09' 48.9"11.24 miNorth992.53 mi
24 hours10° 51' 06.5"740.36 miEast3° 41' 21.4"253.58 miNorth778.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarquisimetoSat 10:38 PM115 km71 miles62 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ciudad OjedaSat 10:38 PM147 km91 miles79 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaracaiboSat 10:38 PM202 km126 miles109 nmNorthwest NW
ValenciaSat 10:38 PM252 km156 miles136 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaracaySat 10:38 PM296 km184 miles160 nmEast-northeast ENE
CúcutaSat 10:08 PM311 km193 miles168 nmSouthwest SW
WillemstadSat 11:08 PM319 km198 miles172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OranjestadSat 11:08 PM334 km208 miles181 nmNorth N
San Fernando de ApureSat 10:38 PM349 km217 miles188 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaracasSat 10:38 PM378 km235 miles204 nmEast-northeast ENE

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