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 7:36:00 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 19:36:00 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' 47.9"||937.33 mi||West||0° 00' 33.1"||0.63 mi||North||937.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 12.1"||755.94 mi||East||0° 13' 46.7"||15.80 mi||South||756.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaohsiung||Sat 3:36 AM||588 km||365 miles||317 nm||WNW|
|Naha||Sat 4:36 AM||612 km||380 miles||331 nm||NNE|
|Taipei||Sat 3:36 AM||622 km||386 miles||336 nm||NW|
|Taichung||Sat 3:36 AM||627 km||389 miles||338 nm||NW|
|Taoyuan City||Sat 3:36 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm||NW|
|Hsinchu||Sat 3:36 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm||NW|
|Quezon||Sat 3:36 AM||852 km||530 miles||460 nm||SW|
|Foochow||Sat 3:36 AM||862 km||536 miles||466 nm||NW|
|Manila||Sat 3:36 AM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm||SW|
|Xiamen||Sat 3:36 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||WNW|
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