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 = Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 12:10:00 PM.
= 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: 83%
|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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.1"||15.75 mi||West||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||North||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 11.8"||944.53 mi||West||0° 03' 33.0"||4.07 mi||North||944.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 26.6"||754.07 mi||East||0° 59' 18.5"||68.00 mi||North||754.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 2:10 AM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm||W|
|San Jose *||Thu 5:10 AM||2487 km||1545 miles||1343 nm||NE|
|San Francisco *||Thu 5:10 AM||2491 km||1548 miles||1345 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 5:10 AM||2503 km||1555 miles||1352 nm||NE|
|San Diego *||Thu 5:10 AM||2512 km||1561 miles||1357 nm||NE|
|Tijuana *||Thu 5:10 AM||2513 km||1561 miles||1357 nm||NE|
|Sacramento *||Thu 5:10 AM||2612 km||1623 miles||1410 nm||NE|
|Mexicali *||Thu 5:10 AM||2650 km||1647 miles||1431 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Thu 5:10 AM||2866 km||1781 miles||1547 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:10 AM||2898 km||1801 miles||1565 nm||SW|
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