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 = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 12:26:00 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: 67%
|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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.30 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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' 30.6"||15.63 mi||West||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||South||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.1"||937.63 mi||West||0° 01' 05.8"||1.26 mi||South||937.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 39.7"||756.75 mi||East||0° 53' 21.3"||61.18 mi||South||761.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Sat 5:26 AM||1185 km||736 miles||640 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 6:26 AM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana *||Sat 5:26 AM||1295 km||805 miles||699 nm||N|
|San Diego *||Sat 5:26 AM||1314 km||816 miles||709 nm||N|
|Mexicali *||Sat 5:26 AM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm||NNE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sat 7:26 AM||1391 km||865 miles||751 nm||E|
|Long Beach *||Sat 5:26 AM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm||N|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 5:26 AM||1454 km||904 miles||785 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Sat 5:26 AM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Sat 7:26 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm||E|
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