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 = Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 11:36:00 AM.
= 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: 58%
|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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.62 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.6 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"||15.72 mi||West||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||South||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.9"||942.84 mi||West||0° 03' 21.3"||3.85 mi||South||943.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 30.3"||758.58 mi||East||1° 46' 45.1"||122.38 mi||South||772.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Veracruz *||Sun 6:36 AM||172 km||107 miles||93 nm||SW|
|Oaxaca *||Sun 6:36 AM||392 km||244 miles||212 nm||SSW|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez *||Sun 6:36 AM||410 km||254 miles||221 nm||SSE|
|Mexico City *||Sun 6:36 AM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm||W|
|Cuernavaca *||Sun 6:36 AM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm||WSW|
|Santa María Huatulco *||Sun 6:36 AM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm||SSW|
|Merida *||Sun 6:36 AM||548 km||341 miles||296 nm||E|
|Querétaro *||Sun 6:36 AM||588 km||365 miles||317 nm||W|
|Acapulco *||Sun 6:36 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm||WSW|
|San Luis Potosi *||Sun 6:36 AM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm||WNW|
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