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 = Monday, October 8, 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: 48%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.25 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 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' 30.8"||15.89 mi||West||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||South||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.5"||953.23 mi||West||0° 05' 36.7"||6.43 mi||South||953.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 48.1"||762.76 mi||East||2° 39' 08.9"||182.40 mi||South||789.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|George Town (Cayman)||Mon 6:36 AM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm||ENE|
|Pinar del Río *||Mon 7:36 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||N|
|Puerto Cabezas||Mon 5:36 AM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm||S|
|La Ceiba||Mon 5:36 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||SW|
|Playa del Carmen *||Mon 6:36 AM||488 km||303 miles||264 nm||WNW|
|Cancún *||Mon 6:36 AM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||NW|
|San Pedro||Mon 5:36 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||W|
|Havana *||Mon 7:36 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||N|
|Belize City||Mon 5:36 AM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm||W|
|Chetumal *||Mon 6:36 AM||548 km||341 miles||296 nm||W|
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