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 1:00:00 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: 75%
|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 13:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.48 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 01.1"||0.02 mi||North||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.4"||938.03 mi||West||0° 01' 11.8"||1.37 mi||North||937.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 26.2"||755.63 mi||East||0° 01' 44.8"||2.00 mi||North||755.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 3:00 AM||2009 km||1249 miles||1085 nm||W|
|San Jose *||Fri 6:00 AM||2429 km||1509 miles||1311 nm||NE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 6:00 AM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 6:00 AM||2468 km||1534 miles||1333 nm||NE|
|San Diego *||Fri 6:00 AM||2486 km||1545 miles||1343 nm||NE|
|Tijuana *||Fri 6:00 AM||2488 km||1546 miles||1343 nm||NE|
|Sacramento *||Fri 6:00 AM||2551 km||1585 miles||1377 nm||NE|
|Mexicali *||Fri 6:00 AM||2628 km||1633 miles||1419 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 6:00 AM||2829 km||1758 miles||1527 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:00 AM||2917 km||1813 miles||1575 nm||ENE|
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