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 = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 9:20:00 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: 77%
|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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.74 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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' 30.8"||15.65 mi||West||0° 00' 01.6"||0.03 mi||North||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.6"||938.61 mi||West||0° 01' 33.1"||1.78 mi||North||938.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 51.5"||755.45 mi||East||0° 10' 21.1"||11.87 mi||North||755.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cancún *||Fri 4:20 AM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm||WNW|
|Cozumel *||Fri 4:20 AM||176 km||110 miles||95 nm||W|
|Playa del Carmen *||Fri 4:20 AM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm||W|
|Pinar del Río *||Fri 5:20 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||NE|
|Havana *||Fri 5:20 AM||397 km||247 miles||215 nm||NE|
|Chetumal *||Fri 4:20 AM||406 km||252 miles||219 nm||SW|
|San Pedro||Fri 3:20 AM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm||SW|
|George Town (Cayman)||Fri 4:20 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm||ESE|
|Merida *||Fri 4:20 AM||451 km||280 miles||243 nm||W|
|Orange Walk Town||Fri 3:20 AM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||SW|
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