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 12:36:00 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: 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.31 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"||937.65 mi||West||0° 01' 06.9"||1.28 mi||South||937.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 39.5"||756.76 mi||East||0° 53' 44.8"||61.62 mi||South||761.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sat 5:36 AM||1345 km||836 miles||727 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 5:36 AM||1356 km||842 miles||732 nm||NE|
|San Diego *||Sat 5:36 AM||1361 km||846 miles||735 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sat 5:36 AM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm||NNE|
|Long Beach *||Sat 5:36 AM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm||N|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 5:36 AM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm||N|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 6:36 AM||1527 km||949 miles||824 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Sat 5:36 AM||1644 km||1022 miles||888 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 5:36 AM||1779 km||1105 miles||961 nm||NNE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Sat 5:36 AM||1820 km||1131 miles||983 nm||N|
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