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 8:20:00 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: 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 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.83 meters/second, 1511.4 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.1 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"||15.65 mi||West||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||South||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.7"||938.81 mi||West||0° 01' 52.3"||2.15 mi||South||938.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 13.4"||757.23 mi||East||1° 11' 46.4"||82.29 mi||South||764.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Naha||Sun 5:20 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||N|
|Kaohsiung||Sun 4:20 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm||WNW|
|Taipei||Sun 4:20 AM||720 km||447 miles||389 nm||NW|
|Baguio City||Sun 4:20 AM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm||SW|
|Quezon||Sun 4:20 AM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm||SW|
|Manila||Sun 4:20 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm||SW|
|Makati||Sun 4:20 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm||SW|
|Foochow||Sun 4:20 AM||964 km||599 miles||521 nm||NW|
|Xiamen||Sun 4:20 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm||WNW|
|Shantou||Sun 4:20 AM||1080 km||671 miles||583 nm||WNW|
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