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 2:36:00 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: 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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.42 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' 01.2"||0.02 mi||South||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.8"||937.89 mi||West||0° 01' 18.5"||1.50 mi||South||937.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 34.8"||756.87 mi||East||0° 58' 25.4"||66.98 mi||South||762.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Sat 4:36 AM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm||WSW|
|Wailuku||Sat 4:36 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm||W|
|Honolulu||Sat 4:36 AM||814 km||506 miles||439 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:36 AM||2249 km||1397 miles||1214 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Sat 3:36 AM||2878 km||1788 miles||1554 nm||WNW|
|San Francisco *||Sat 7:36 AM||3250 km||2020 miles||1755 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 7:36 AM||3444 km||2140 miles||1860 nm||ENE|
|Baker Island||Sat 2:36 AM||3676 km||2284 miles||1985 nm||SW|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 7:36 AM||3781 km||2349 miles||2041 nm||NE|
|Seattle *||Sat 7:36 AM||3869 km||2404 miles||2089 nm||NNE|
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