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 2:00:00 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: 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 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.81 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 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"||15.91 mi||West||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||South||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.4"||954.49 mi||West||0° 05' 49.8"||6.68 mi||South||954.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 27.2"||763.37 mi||East||2° 44' 09.6"||188.14 mi||South||791.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Mon 8:00 AM||1329 km||826 miles||717 nm||ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Mon 9:00 AM||1365 km||848 miles||737 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 7:00 AM||1409 km||876 miles||761 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Mon 9:00 AM||1560 km||969 miles||842 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana *||Mon 7:00 AM||1604 km||996 miles||866 nm||N|
|San Diego *||Mon 7:00 AM||1623 km||1009 miles||876 nm||N|
|Mexicali *||Mon 7:00 AM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm||N|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 9:00 AM||1690 km||1050 miles||912 nm||ENE|
|Leon *||Mon 9:00 AM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm||ENE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 7:00 AM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm||N|
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