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 2:02:00 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 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 14:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.07 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 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' 26.3"||16.29 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||South||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 15.4"||977.47 mi||West||0° 11' 05.6"||12.71 mi||South||977.22 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 37.9"||935.02 mi||East||4° 03' 04.2"||278.51 mi||South||968.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maceió||Mon 11:02 AM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm||NW|
|Recife||Mon 11:02 AM||427 km||265 miles||231 nm||NNW|
|Salvador||Mon 11:02 AM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm||WSW|
|Natal||Mon 11:02 AM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm||N|
|Fernando de Noronha||Mon 12:02 PM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Mon 11:02 AM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm||NNW|
|Brasilia||Mon 11:02 AM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm||WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Mon 11:02 AM||1566 km||973 miles||846 nm||SW|
|São Paulo||Mon 11:02 AM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm||SW|
|Belém||Mon 11:02 AM||1961 km||1218 miles||1059 nm||NW|
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