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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 30, 2012 at 1:50:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' North, Longitude: 29° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.85 meters/second, 1554.7 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.10 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.1"965.77 miWest0° 06' 57.8"7.98 miNorth965.52 mi
24 hours11° 16' 42.2"749.46 miEast2° 25' 27.8"166.73 miNorth763.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloTue 12:50 AM477 km296 miles258 nmEast E
PraiaTue 12:50 AM645 km401 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarTue 1:50 AM1294 km804 miles699 nmEast E
BanjulTue 1:50 AM1411 km877 miles762 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 1:50 AM1443 km897 miles779 nmEast E
BissauTue 1:50 AM1565 km972 miles845 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryTue 1:50 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownTue 1:50 AM1949 km1211 miles1053 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnTue 1:50 AM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaTue 1:50 AM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmEast-southeast ESE

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