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 = Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:16:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.65 meters/second, 1575.5 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.7 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' 26.3"||16.32 mi||West||0° 00' 11.2"||0.21 mi||South||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 22.8"||978.77 mi||West||0° 11' 13.0"||12.85 mi||South||978.52 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 46.9"||932.91 mi||East||4° 06' 48.9"||282.79 mi||South||967.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 12:16 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm||SSE|
|Georgetown (Ascension Island)||Mon 12:16 PM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm||WNW|
|Abidjan||Mon 12:16 PM||1927 km||1198 miles||1041 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Mon 12:16 PM||1986 km||1234 miles||1073 nm||N|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 12:16 PM||2059 km||1279 miles||1112 nm||N|
|Accra||Mon 12:16 PM||2100 km||1305 miles||1134 nm||NNE|
|São Tomé||Mon 12:16 PM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm||NE|
|Lomé||Mon 12:16 PM||2231 km||1386 miles||1205 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 12:16 PM||2270 km||1411 miles||1226 nm||NNW|
|Porto Novo||Mon 1:16 PM||2344 km||1456 miles||1265 nm||NNE|
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