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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 = Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22:00 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 phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
This phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 49' North, Longitude: 155° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.38 meters/second, 1520.6 km/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.75 miWest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 miSouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"944.54 miWest0° 03' 37.2"4.15 miSouth944.72 mi
24 hours11° 35' 28.5"754.42 miEast1° 52' 02.8"128.45 miSouth769.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloFri 12:22 AM23 km14 miles12 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kailua-KonaFri 12:22 AM79 km49 miles43 nmWest-southwest WSW
WailukuFri 12:22 AM176 km109 miles95 nmNorthwest NW
Napili-HonokowaiFri 12:22 AM195 km121 miles105 nmNorthwest NW
HonoluluFri 12:22 AM317 km197 miles171 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 12:22 AM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 11:22 PM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 10:22 PM3172 km1971 miles1713 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 11:22 PM3670 km2281 miles1982 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San FranciscoFri 2:22 AM3744 km2326 miles2021 nmNortheast NE

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