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 8:10:00 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: 64%
|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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.81 meters/second, 1511.3 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.0 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"||15.65 mi||West||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||South||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.6"||938.77 mi||West||0° 01' 51.4"||2.13 mi||South||938.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 14.3"||757.22 mi||East||1° 11' 23.2"||81.84 mi||South||764.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Naha||Sun 5:10 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm||NNW|
|Taipei||Sun 4:10 AM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm||WNW|
|Kaohsiung||Sun 4:10 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm||WNW|
|Quezon||Sun 4:10 AM||1090 km||677 miles||589 nm||SW|
|Manila||Sun 4:10 AM||1101 km||684 miles||595 nm||SW|
|Foochow||Sun 4:10 AM||1169 km||726 miles||631 nm||WNW|
|Kagoshima||Sun 5:10 AM||1209 km||751 miles||653 nm||N|
|Xiamen||Sun 4:10 AM||1213 km||753 miles||655 nm||WNW|
|Shantou||Sun 4:10 AM||1322 km||821 miles||714 nm||WNW|
|Kumamoto||Sun 5:10 AM||1344 km||835 miles||726 nm||N|
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