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 = Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 8:18:00 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: 26%
|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 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 441.05 meters/second, 1587.8 kilometres/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.9"||16.44 mi||West||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||South||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.2"||986.43 mi||West||0° 10' 09.4"||11.63 mi||South||986.78 mi|
|24 hours||348° 21' 25.4"||791.17 mi||West||4° 20' 29.3"||298.36 mi||South||850.16 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Thu 8:18 AM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm||SSW|
|Kwajalein||Thu 8:18 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm||WSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 8:18 AM||1040 km||646 miles||561 nm||S|
|Wake Island||Thu 8:18 AM||1212 km||753 miles||654 nm||NW|
|Yaren||Thu 8:18 AM||1464 km||910 miles||791 nm||SSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 8:18 AM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm||SE|
|Palikir||Thu 7:18 AM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm||WSW|
|Midway||Wed 9:18 AM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm||NNE|
|Funafuti||Thu 8:18 AM||2218 km||1378 miles||1198 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Thu 7:18 AM||2709 km||1683 miles||1463 nm||SW|
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