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 3:00:00 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: 47%
|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 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.05 meters/second, 1537.4 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 30.8"||15.92 mi||West||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||South||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.8"||955.02 mi||West||0° 05' 55.2"||6.79 mi||South||955.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 18.8"||763.63 mi||East||2° 46' 13.8"||190.51 mi||South||792.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Mon 8:00 AM||2233 km||1388 miles||1206 nm||NE|
|San Diego *||Mon 8:00 AM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 8:00 AM||2273 km||1412 miles||1227 nm||NE|
|Mexicali *||Mon 8:00 AM||2354 km||1463 miles||1271 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Mon 8:00 AM||2381 km||1479 miles||1285 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Mon 8:00 AM||2402 km||1493 miles||1297 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 8:00 AM||2510 km||1560 miles||1355 nm||ENE|
|Sacramento *||Mon 8:00 AM||2519 km||1565 miles||1360 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 8:00 AM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Mon 8:00 AM||2659 km||1652 miles||1436 nm||NE|
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