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 12:46:00 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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.32 meters/second, 1509.6 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"||937.67 mi||West||0° 01' 07.8"||1.30 mi||South||937.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 39.0"||756.77 mi||East||0° 54' 08.3"||62.07 mi||South||761.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sat 5:46 AM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm||NNE|
|San Diego *||Sat 5:46 AM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sat 5:46 AM||1520 km||944 miles||821 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 5:46 AM||1541 km||958 miles||832 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 5:46 AM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 6:46 AM||1773 km||1102 miles||957 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Sat 5:46 AM||1784 km||1108 miles||963 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Sat 5:46 AM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm||N|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 5:46 AM||1868 km||1161 miles||1009 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sat 5:46 AM||1871 km||1162 miles||1010 nm||N|
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