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 9:38:00 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: 9%
|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 21:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.28 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 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' 29.9"||16.71 mi||West||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||South||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 57.3"||1002.64 mi||West||0° 12' 27.2"||14.26 mi||South||1002.78 mi|
|24 hours||347° 46' 57.0"||844.85 mi||West||5° 02' 41.2"||346.62 mi||South||913.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Sat 9:38 AM||547 km||340 miles||296 nm||W|
|Baker Island||Fri 9:38 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||ESE|
|Majuro||Sat 9:38 AM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm||NW|
|Funafuti||Sat 9:38 AM||1102 km||685 miles||595 nm||S|
|Yaren||Sat 9:38 AM||1242 km||772 miles||671 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 10:38 AM||1692 km||1051 miles||914 nm||SE|
|Apia *||Sat 11:38 AM||2030 km||1261 miles||1096 nm||SSE|
|Suva||Sat 9:38 AM||2158 km||1341 miles||1165 nm||S|
|Palikir||Sat 8:38 AM||2277 km||1415 miles||1230 nm||WNW|
|Honiara||Sat 8:38 AM||2322 km||1443 miles||1254 nm||WSW|
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