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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 = Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 2:56:00 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: 97%

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 Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' North, Longitude: 151° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.28 meters/second, 1523.8 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.78 miWest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 miNorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.6"946.55 miWest0° 03' 52.5"4.44 miNorth946.37 mi
24 hours11° 34' 24.7"754.52 miEast1° 07' 27.7"77.34 miNorth755.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 12:56 AM789 km491 miles426 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaThu 12:56 AM996 km619 miles538 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 1:56 AM1566 km973 miles845 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 2:56 AM1576 km980 miles851 nmEast E
YokohamaWed 11:56 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoWed 11:56 PM2138 km1328 miles1154 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaWed 11:56 PM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokWed 11:56 PM2270 km1411 miles1226 nmSouthwest SW
OsakaWed 11:56 PM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoWed 11:56 PM2318 km1441 miles1252 nmNorthwest NW

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