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 = Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 11:52:00 AM.
= 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|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 Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.41 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.9 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' 27.9"||16.57 mi||West||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||South||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 00.7"||993.94 mi||West||0° 12' 23.7"||14.20 mi||South||993.83 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 49.9"||899.85 mi||East||4° 46' 08.0"||327.74 mi||South||952.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Georgetown (Ascension Island) (St. Helena)||Sun 11:52 AM||215 km||133 miles||116 nm||SE|
|Jamestown||Sun 11:52 AM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm||SE|
|Monrovia||Sun 11:52 AM||1542 km||958 miles||832 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Sun 11:52 AM||1701 km||1057 miles||918 nm||N|
|Conakry||Sun 11:52 AM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Sun 11:52 AM||1869 km||1161 miles||1009 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 11:52 AM||1900 km||1180 miles||1026 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Sun 11:52 AM||2048 km||1273 miles||1106 nm||N|
|Recife||Sun 8:52 AM||2105 km||1308 miles||1137 nm||W|
|Accra||Sun 11:52 AM||2204 km||1369 miles||1190 nm||NE|
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