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 12:20:00 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: 76%
|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 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.52 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.5 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"||15.64 mi||West||0° 00' 01.2"||0.03 mi||North||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.7"||938.12 mi||West||0° 01' 15.6"||1.45 mi||North||938.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 20.4"||755.60 mi||East||0° 03' 18.7"||3.80 mi||North||755.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Fri 5:20 AM||1742 km||1083 miles||941 nm||NE|
|San Diego *||Fri 5:20 AM||1749 km||1087 miles||944 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 5:20 AM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Fri 5:20 AM||1859 km||1155 miles||1004 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Fri 5:20 AM||1944 km||1208 miles||1050 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 5:20 AM||1973 km||1226 miles||1065 nm||NNE|
|Oakland *||Fri 5:20 AM||1980 km||1230 miles||1069 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 5:20 AM||2017 km||1253 miles||1089 nm||ENE|
|Sacramento *||Fri 5:20 AM||2085 km||1296 miles||1126 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 5:20 AM||2151 km||1337 miles||1162 nm||NE|
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