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 = Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 2:24:00 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: 38%
|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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.13 meters/second, 1559.3 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 841.9 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' 30.9"||16.15 mi||West||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||South||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.0"||968.66 mi||West||0° 07' 56.1"||9.09 mi||South||969.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 20.9"||772.21 mi||East||3° 31' 58.4"||242.87 mi||South||815.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Tue 9:24 AM||939 km||584 miles||507 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Tue 8:24 AM||1064 km||661 miles||574 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Tue 9:24 AM||1105 km||687 miles||597 nm||NE|
|Aguascalientes *||Tue 9:24 AM||1269 km||789 miles||685 nm||NE|
|Leon *||Tue 9:24 AM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm||ENE|
|Acapulco *||Tue 9:24 AM||1324 km||823 miles||715 nm||E|
|San Luis Potosi *||Tue 9:24 AM||1401 km||870 miles||756 nm||NE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 9:24 AM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 7:24 AM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm||N|
|Veracruz *||Tue 9:24 AM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm||ENE|
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