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 12:28:00 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: 12%
|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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.85 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 30.2"||16.70 mi||West||0° 00' 12.1"||0.23 mi||South||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 16.4"||1001.68 mi||West||0° 12' 11.8"||13.97 mi||South||1001.88 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 37.9"||832.90 mi||East||4° 59' 28.5"||342.94 mi||South||901.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cayenne||Fri 9:28 AM||400 km||249 miles||216 nm||WNW|
|Belém||Fri 9:28 AM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm||S|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Fri 9:28 AM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm||WNW|
|Paramaribo||Fri 9:28 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||WNW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Fri 9:28 AM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm||WNW|
|New Amsterdam||Fri 8:28 AM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm||WNW|
|Georgetown||Fri 8:28 AM||1075 km||668 miles||580 nm||WNW|
|Manaus||Fri 8:28 AM||1400 km||870 miles||756 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 9:28 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm||ESE|
|Bridgetown||Fri 8:28 AM||1586 km||986 miles||857 nm||NW|
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