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 12:12:00 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 12:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.34 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.7 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' 27.9"||16.56 mi||West||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||South||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 59.3"||993.78 mi||West||0° 12' 23.2"||14.19 mi||South||993.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 22.0"||900.33 mi||East||4° 45' 45.3"||327.31 mi||South||952.85 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 12:12 PM||707 km||440 miles||382 nm||ESE|
|Recife||Sun 9:12 AM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Sun 12:12 PM||1814 km||1127 miles||979 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Sun 12:12 PM||1876 km||1165 miles||1013 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Sun 12:12 PM||1925 km||1196 miles||1039 nm||ESE|
|Conakry||Sun 12:12 PM||1956 km||1215 miles||1056 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 9:12 AM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm||W|
|Salvador||Sun 9:12 AM||2068 km||1285 miles||1116 nm||WSW|
|Bissau||Sun 12:12 PM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 12:12 PM||2276 km||1414 miles||1229 nm||NE|
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