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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 = Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 3:30:00 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: 58%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 15:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' South, Longitude: 45° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.80 meters/second, 1550.9 km/hour, 963.7 miles/hour or 837.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.06 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miNorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 26' 42.1"963.48 miWest0° 07' 30.8"8.61 miNorth963.81 mi
24 hours13° 05' 31.8"873.28 miEast3° 23' 53.8"233.62 miNorth910.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaSat 6:30 PM79 km49 miles43 nmEast-southeast ESE
MamoutzouSat 6:30 PM290 km180 miles157 nmNorth N
MutsamuduSat 6:30 PM380 km236 miles205 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniSat 6:30 PM400 km249 miles216 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSat 6:30 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniSat 6:30 PM484 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ToamasinaSat 6:30 PM503 km312 miles272 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeSat 6:30 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntsirananaSat 6:30 PM520 km323 miles281 nmNortheast NE
PembaSat 5:30 PM617 km384 miles333 nmWest-northwest WNW

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