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 1:40:00 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 13:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.44 meters/second, 1510.0 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 50.9"||937.94 mi||West||0° 01' 07.8"||1.30 mi||North||937.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 31.8"||755.66 mi||East||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||North||755.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 3:40 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:40 AM||2329 km||1447 miles||1257 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Fri 2:40 AM||3057 km||1899 miles||1651 nm||WNW|
|San Francisco *||Fri 6:40 AM||3106 km||1930 miles||1677 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 6:40 AM||3280 km||2038 miles||1771 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 6:40 AM||3621 km||2250 miles||1955 nm||NE|
|Seattle *||Fri 6:40 AM||3764 km||2339 miles||2032 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Fri 6:40 AM||3815 km||2371 miles||2060 nm||ENE|
|Baker Island||Fri 1:40 AM||3836 km||2384 miles||2071 nm||WSW|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:40 AM||3849 km||2391 miles||2078 nm||ENE|
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