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 2:20:00 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: 66%
|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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.40 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 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"||15.64 mi||West||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||South||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.8"||937.86 mi||West||0° 01' 17.1"||1.47 mi||South||937.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 35.5"||756.86 mi||East||0° 57' 48.0"||66.27 mi||South||762.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 4:20 AM||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:20 AM||2429 km||1509 miles||1312 nm||SSW|
|San Francisco *||Sat 7:20 AM||2954 km||1836 miles||1595 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 7:20 AM||3105 km||1930 miles||1677 nm||NE|
|Midway||Sat 3:20 AM||3253 km||2022 miles||1757 nm||WNW|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 7:20 AM||3451 km||2144 miles||1863 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Sat 7:20 AM||3633 km||2257 miles||1962 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 7:20 AM||3654 km||2270 miles||1973 nm||ENE|
|Seattle *||Sat 7:20 AM||3656 km||2272 miles||1974 nm||NNE|
|Vancouver *||Sat 7:20 AM||3753 km||2332 miles||2027 nm||NNE|
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