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 = Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 2:18:00 AM.
= 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: 24%
|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 Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.46 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 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' 30.9"||16.49 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||South||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.2"||989.60 mi||West||0° 10' 32.4"||12.07 mi||South||989.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 44.4"||796.20 mi||East||4° 28' 29.9"||307.52 mi||South||857.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kalmunai||Thu 7:48 AM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm||WSW|
|Trincomalee||Thu 7:48 AM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm||WSW|
|Port Blair||Thu 7:48 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm||ENE|
|Kandy||Thu 7:48 AM||718 km||446 miles||388 nm||WSW|
|Chennai||Thu 7:48 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 7:48 AM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm||WSW|
|Colombo||Thu 7:48 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm||WSW|
|Madurai||Thu 7:48 AM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm||W|
|Visakhapatnam||Thu 7:48 AM||954 km||592 miles||515 nm||NNW|
|Bengaluru||Thu 7:48 AM||1056 km||656 miles||570 nm||WNW|
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