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 = Friday, October 12, 2012 at 2:48:00 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: 15%
|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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 02:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.88 meters/second, 1608.8 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.7 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"||16.66 mi||West||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||South||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 32.7"||999.51 mi||West||0° 11' 49.9"||13.55 mi||South||999.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 13.4"||821.19 mi||East||4° 53' 33.0"||336.16 mi||South||889.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Banda Aceh||Fri 9:48 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||E|
|Medan||Fri 9:48 AM||860 km||534 miles||464 nm||ESE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 10:48 AM||1199 km||745 miles||647 nm||E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 8:18 AM||1251 km||778 miles||676 nm||W|
|Colombo||Fri 8:18 AM||1259 km||782 miles||680 nm||W|
|Bangkok||Fri 9:48 AM||1399 km||869 miles||755 nm||NE|
|Yangon||Fri 9:18 AM||1400 km||870 miles||756 nm||NNE|
|Chennai||Fri 8:18 AM||1475 km||916 miles||796 nm||NW|
|Singapore||Fri 10:48 AM||1482 km||921 miles||800 nm||ESE|
|Madurai||Fri 8:18 AM||1525 km||948 miles||823 nm||WNW|
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