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 2:28:00 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: 23%
|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 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.50 meters/second, 1593.0 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"||16.50 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||South||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.1"||989.68 mi||West||0° 10' 33.1"||12.09 mi||South||990.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 48.4"||796.35 mi||East||4° 28' 42.7"||307.76 mi||South||857.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trincomalee||Thu 7:58 AM||355 km||221 miles||192 nm||WSW|
|Kalmunai||Thu 7:58 AM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm||SW|
|Kandy||Thu 7:58 AM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm||SW|
|Chennai||Thu 7:58 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm||NW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 7:58 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm||WSW|
|Colombo||Thu 7:58 AM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm||WSW|
|Madurai||Thu 7:58 AM||673 km||418 miles||364 nm||W|
|Bengaluru||Thu 7:58 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm||WNW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 7:58 AM||814 km||506 miles||439 nm||W|
|Visakhapatnam||Thu 7:58 AM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm||N|
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