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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 1, 2016 at 8:42:00 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

The Moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 1, 2016 at 12:13 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, October 9, 2016 at 4:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 33' South, Longitude: 51° 31' East

The ground speed is currently 449.91 meters/second, 1619.7 kilometres/hour, 1006.4 miles/hour or 874.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.8"16.77 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miSouth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 33' 47.2"1006.35 miWest0° 09' 29.4"10.87 miSouth1006.35 mi
24 hours10° 28' 31.4"723.88 miEast3° 42' 18.2"254.58 miSouth765.89 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 12:42 PM494 km307 miles267 nmEast-southeast ESE
MogadishuSat 11:42 AM854 km531 miles461 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSat 11:42 AM1362 km846 miles735 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamSat 11:42 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmWest-southwest WSW
NairobiSat 11:42 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmWest W
DodomaSat 11:42 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjiboutiSat 11:42 AM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenSat 11:42 AM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSat 11:42 AM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Addis AbabaSat 11:42 AM1908 km1185 miles1030 nmNorthwest NW

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