Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Monday, October 1, 2012 at 9:18:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 1, 2012 at 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.73 meters/second, 1586.6 km/hour, 985.9 miles/hour or 856.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.6"||16.43 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||North||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 40.4"||985.71 mi||West||0° 09' 17.9"||10.65 mi||North||985.50 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 32.0"||746.13 mi||East||3° 26' 04.1"||236.10 mi||North||777.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Los Angeles *||Mon 2:18 AM||2763 km||1717 miles||1492 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 2:18 AM||2770 km||1721 miles||1496 nm||NE|
|San Francisco *||Mon 2:18 AM||3002 km||1866 miles||1621 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Mon 2:18 AM||3036 km||1886 miles||1639 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 2:18 AM||3105 km||1929 miles||1677 nm||NNE|
|Honolulu||Sun 11:18 PM||3159 km||1963 miles||1706 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 11:18 PM||3203 km||1990 miles||1729 nm||WSW|
|Mexico City *||Mon 4:18 AM||3418 km||2124 miles||1846 nm||ENE|
|Salt Lake City *||Mon 3:18 AM||3692 km||2294 miles||1993 nm||NNE|
|Papeete||Sun 11:18 PM||3870 km||2405 miles||2090 nm||SW|
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