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 12:26:00 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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.28 meters/second, 1599.4 km/hour, 993.8 miles/hour or 863.6 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||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 58.5"||993.66 mi||West||0° 12' 22.7"||14.18 mi||South||993.55 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 44.5"||900.67 mi||East||4° 45' 29.1"||327.00 mi||South||953.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Sun 10:26 AM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Sun 9:26 AM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Sun 9:26 AM||1636 km||1016 miles||883 nm||W|
|Salvador||Sun 9:26 AM||1721 km||1070 miles||929 nm||WSW|
|Monrovia||Sun 12:26 PM||2067 km||1284 miles||1116 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Sun 12:26 PM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Sun 12:26 PM||2137 km||1328 miles||1154 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Sun 12:26 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm||ESE|
|Bissau||Sun 12:26 PM||2266 km||1408 miles||1223 nm||NNE|
|Banjul||Sun 12:26 PM||2386 km||1482 miles||1288 nm||NNE|
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