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 12:52:00 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 12:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.45 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.3 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"||16.31 mi||West||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||South||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 20.3"||978.33 mi||West||0° 11' 10.5"||12.80 mi||South||978.08 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 45.1"||933.63 mi||East||4° 05' 33.4"||281.35 mi||South||967.77 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)||Mon 12:52 PM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm||NE|
|Jamestown||Mon 12:52 PM||1332 km||828 miles||719 nm||ESE|
|Recife||Mon 9:52 AM||1977 km||1229 miles||1068 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Mon 12:52 PM||2107 km||1309 miles||1138 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 12:52 PM||2267 km||1408 miles||1224 nm||NNE|
|Salvador||Mon 9:52 AM||2316 km||1439 miles||1251 nm||W|
|Conakry||Mon 12:52 PM||2368 km||1472 miles||1279 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Mon 12:52 PM||2376 km||1477 miles||1283 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 12:52 PM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Mon 9:52 AM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm||WNW|
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