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 9:18:00 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: 17%
|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 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.11 meters/second, 1606.0 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.2 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' 30.6"||16.63 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.5"||997.79 mi||West||0° 11' 35.1"||13.27 mi||South||998.06 mi|
|24 hours||348° 08' 51.6"||814.97 mi||West||4° 49' 06.3"||331.08 mi||South||882.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Fri 9:18 AM||107 km||66 miles||58 nm||NNE|
|Tarawa||Fri 9:18 AM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Fri 9:18 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||SSW|
|Palikir||Fri 8:18 AM||1411 km||876 miles||762 nm||W|
|Wake Island||Fri 9:18 AM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm||NNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 9:18 AM||1554 km||966 miles||839 nm||ESE|
|Funafuti||Fri 9:18 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1013 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Fri 8:18 AM||2117 km||1316 miles||1143 nm||SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 10:18 AM||2631 km||1635 miles||1421 nm||SE|
|Port Vila||Fri 8:18 AM||2669 km||1658 miles||1441 nm||S|
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