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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 3:18:00 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 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 32' North, Longitude: 72° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.81 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 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' 03.6"992.62 miWest0° 09' 48.4"11.23 miNorth992.44 mi
24 hours10° 51' 10.8"740.38 miEast3° 41' 08.5"253.34 miNorth778.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ciudad OjedaSat 10:48 PM161 km100 miles87 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaracaiboSat 10:48 PM166 km103 miles90 nmNortheast NE
CúcutaSat 10:18 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouth S
San CristóbalSat 10:48 PM199 km124 miles108 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BucaramangaSat 10:18 PM274 km170 miles148 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BarranquillaSat 10:18 PM287 km178 miles155 nmNorthwest NW
CartagenaSat 10:18 PM333 km207 miles180 nmWest-northwest WNW
BarquisimetoSat 10:48 PM367 km228 miles198 nmEast E
MonteríaSat 10:18 PM369 km229 miles199 nmWest-southwest WSW
OranjestadSat 11:18 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNortheast NE

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