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 = Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 12:02:00 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: 6%
|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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.90 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 29.3"||16.70 mi||West||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||South||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 20.1"||1001.79 mi||West||0° 12' 39.7"||14.50 mi||South||1001.84 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 35.6"||864.96 mi||East||5° 02' 27.7"||346.38 mi||South||929.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Sat 10:02 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm||SW|
|Natal||Sat 9:02 AM||671 km||417 miles||363 nm||SW|
|Recife||Sat 9:02 AM||844 km||525 miles||456 nm||SSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 9:02 AM||896 km||556 miles||484 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Sat 9:02 AM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm||SSW|
|Belém||Sat 9:02 AM||1967 km||1223 miles||1062 nm||W|
|Praia||Sat 11:02 AM||2001 km||1243 miles||1080 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 12:02 PM||2249 km||1398 miles||1214 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Sat 12:02 PM||2251 km||1399 miles||1216 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Sat 12:02 PM||2262 km||1405 miles||1221 nm||ENE|
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