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 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).
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 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.37 meters/second, 1599.7 km/hour, 994.0 miles/hour or 863.8 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' 00.0"||993.86 mi||West||0° 12' 23.4"||14.19 mi||South||993.75 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 05.9"||900.09 mi||East||4° 45' 56.6"||327.53 mi||South||952.72 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 12:02 PM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm||ESE|
|Monrovia||Sun 12:02 PM||1662 km||1033 miles||897 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Sun 12:02 PM||1710 km||1062 miles||923 nm||SE|
|Freetown||Sun 12:02 PM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm||NNE|
|Recife||Sun 9:02 AM||1839 km||1143 miles||993 nm||W|
|Conakry||Sun 12:02 PM||1862 km||1157 miles||1006 nm||NNE|
|Abidjan||Sun 12:02 PM||2069 km||1286 miles||1117 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Sun 12:02 PM||2074 km||1288 miles||1120 nm||N|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 12:02 PM||2079 km||1292 miles||1123 nm||NE|
|Banjul||Sun 12:02 PM||2236 km||1389 miles||1207 nm||N|
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