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 1:20:00 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: 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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.46 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 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' 51.2"||937.98 mi||West||0° 01' 09.8"||1.33 mi||North||937.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 29.0"||755.65 mi||East||0° 00' 57.7"||1.11 mi||North||755.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 3:20 AM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:20 AM||2596 km||1613 miles||1402 nm||SW|
|San Francisco *||Fri 6:20 AM||2750 km||1709 miles||1485 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 6:20 AM||2864 km||1780 miles||1547 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 6:20 AM||3216 km||1998 miles||1736 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Fri 6:20 AM||3379 km||2100 miles||1825 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:20 AM||3381 km||2101 miles||1826 nm||ENE|
|Seattle *||Fri 6:20 AM||3514 km||2184 miles||1897 nm||NNE|
|Midway||Fri 2:20 AM||3528 km||2192 miles||1905 nm||WNW|
|Vancouver *||Fri 6:20 AM||3624 km||2252 miles||1957 nm||NNE|
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