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 3:18:00 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: 11%
|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 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.03 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 12.2"||0.23 mi||South||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 10.9"||1002.10 mi||West||0° 12' 17.1"||14.07 mi||South||1002.28 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 23.5"||836.51 mi||East||5° 00' 43.7"||344.38 mi||South||905.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 9:18 AM||401 km||249 miles||217 nm||S|
|San Jose||Fri 9:18 AM||1053 km||654 miles||568 nm||NE|
|Managua||Fri 9:18 AM||1136 km||706 miles||614 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Fri 9:18 AM||1225 km||761 miles||662 nm||N|
|Santa Ana||Fri 9:18 AM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm||N|
|Guayaquil||Fri 10:18 AM||1271 km||790 miles||686 nm||ESE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 9:18 AM||1305 km||811 miles||705 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 9:18 AM||1321 km||821 miles||714 nm||N|
|Quito||Fri 10:18 AM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm||ESE|
|Panama||Fri 10:18 AM||1377 km||856 miles||744 nm||ENE|
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