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 7:30:00 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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.17 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"||937.34 mi||West||0° 00' 33.8"||0.65 mi||North||937.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 11.6"||755.94 mi||East||0° 13' 32.6"||15.53 mi||South||756.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Naha||Sat 4:30 AM||580 km||361 miles||313 nm||N|
|Kaohsiung||Sat 3:30 AM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm||WNW|
|Taipei||Sat 3:30 AM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm||NW|
|Taoyuan City||Sat 3:30 AM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm||NW|
|Taichung||Sat 3:30 AM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm||WNW|
|Quezon||Sat 3:30 AM||949 km||590 miles||513 nm||SW|
|Manila||Sat 3:30 AM||964 km||599 miles||521 nm||SW|
|Foochow||Sat 3:30 AM||979 km||608 miles||529 nm||NW|
|Xiamen||Sat 3:30 AM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm||WNW|
|Shantou||Sat 3:30 AM||1111 km||690 miles||600 nm||WNW|
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