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 1:02:00 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: 1%
|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 13:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.15 meters/second, 1598.9 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.4 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' 56.2"||993.36 mi||West||0° 12' 21.6"||14.16 mi||South||993.24 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 42.2"||901.54 mi||East||4° 44' 47.1"||326.20 mi||South||953.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|João Pessoa||Sun 10:02 AM||236 km||147 miles||127 nm||W|
|Recife||Sun 10:02 AM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm||WSW|
|Natal||Sun 10:02 AM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm||WNW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Sun 11:02 AM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm||N|
|Maceió||Sun 10:02 AM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 10:02 AM||728 km||453 miles||393 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Sun 10:02 AM||920 km||571 miles||497 nm||SW|
|Belém||Sun 10:02 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia||Sun 10:02 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm||WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sun 10:02 AM||2100 km||1305 miles||1134 nm||SSW|
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