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 7:44:00 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: 45%
|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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.21 meters/second, 1541.6 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 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"||15.96 mi||West||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||South||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.8"||957.62 mi||West||0° 06' 20.5"||7.27 mi||South||957.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 41.5"||764.99 mi||East||2° 55' 55.5"||201.61 mi||South||796.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 7:44 AM||849 km||528 miles||459 nm||ENE|
|Palikir||Tue 6:44 AM||1174 km||729 miles||634 nm||S|
|Hagåtña||Tue 5:44 AM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm||WSW|
|Majuro||Tue 7:44 AM||1766 km||1097 miles||953 nm||SE|
|Yaren||Tue 7:44 AM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm||SSE|
|Tarawa||Tue 7:44 AM||2361 km||1467 miles||1275 nm||SE|
|Midway||Mon 8:44 AM||2708 km||1683 miles||1462 nm||ENE|
|Tokyo||Tue 4:44 AM||2762 km||1716 miles||1492 nm||NW|
|Melekeok||Tue 4:44 AM||2850 km||1771 miles||1539 nm||WSW|
|Honiara||Tue 6:44 AM||2982 km||1853 miles||1610 nm||S|
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