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 4:28:00 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: 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 16:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.1 kilometres/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 08.6"||1002.24 mi||West||0° 12' 19.2"||14.11 mi||South||1002.41 mi|
|24 hours||12° 07' 34.0"||838.02 mi||East||5° 01' 10.8"||344.89 mi||South||906.67 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco *||Fri 11:28 AM||1784 km||1108 miles||963 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 10:28 AM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm||E|
|Guadalajara *||Fri 11:28 AM||2059 km||1280 miles||1112 nm||N|
|Mexico City *||Fri 11:28 AM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm||NNE|
|Veracruz *||Fri 11:28 AM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Fri 11:28 AM||2215 km||1376 miles||1196 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 10:28 AM||2270 km||1410 miles||1225 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan *||Fri 10:28 AM||2302 km||1430 miles||1243 nm||N|
|San Salvador||Fri 10:28 AM||2337 km||1452 miles||1262 nm||ENE|
|Managua||Fri 10:28 AM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm||ENE|
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