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 7:20:00 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: 73%
|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 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.18 meters/second, 1509.0 km/hour, 937.7 miles/hour or 814.8 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' 30.7"||15.63 mi||West||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||North||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.0"||937.35 mi||West||0° 00' 34.8"||0.66 mi||North||937.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 10.6"||755.93 mi||East||0° 13' 09.2"||15.08 mi||South||756.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Naha||Sat 4:20 AM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm||NNW|
|Taipei||Sat 3:20 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm||WNW|
|Kaohsiung||Sat 3:20 AM||968 km||602 miles||523 nm||WNW|
|Quezon||Sat 3:20 AM||1139 km||708 miles||615 nm||SW|
|Manila||Sat 3:20 AM||1153 km||717 miles||623 nm||SW|
|Kagoshima||Sat 4:20 AM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm||N|
|Foochow||Sat 3:20 AM||1190 km||739 miles||642 nm||WNW|
|Xiamen||Sat 3:20 AM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm||WNW|
|Kumamoto||Sat 4:20 AM||1314 km||816 miles||709 nm||N|
|Shantou||Sat 3:20 AM||1355 km||842 miles||732 nm||WNW|
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