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 4:46:00 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: 65%
|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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.55 meters/second, 1510.4 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 01.5"||0.03 mi||South||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.7"||938.20 mi||West||0° 01' 31.3"||1.75 mi||South||938.28 mi|
|24 hours||348° 17' 31.8"||757.00 mi||West||1° 03' 28.7"||72.78 mi||South||763.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Sat 5:46 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm||NNE|
|Wake Island||Sun 4:46 AM||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm||W|
|Majuro||Sun 4:46 AM||1705 km||1059 miles||920 nm||SSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 4:46 AM||2231 km||1386 miles||1205 nm||SSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 4:46 AM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm||SSE|
|Honolulu||Sat 6:46 AM||2453 km||1524 miles||1325 nm||E|
|Palikir||Sun 3:46 AM||2680 km||1665 miles||1447 nm||WSW|
|Yaren||Sun 4:46 AM||2682 km||1666 miles||1448 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 4:46 AM||3249 km||2019 miles||1754 nm||S|
|Kiritimati||Sun 6:46 AM||3358 km||2087 miles||1813 nm||SE|
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