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 5:52:00 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 17:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.79 meters/second, 1568.8 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.1 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' 25.9"||16.25 mi||West||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||South||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 59.4"||974.59 mi||West||0° 10' 48.4"||12.38 mi||South||974.33 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 43.5"||939.41 mi||East||3° 54' 32.3"||268.75 mi||South||969.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 11:52 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm||N|
|Lima||Mon 12:52 PM||1347 km||837 miles||727 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Mon 12:52 PM||1550 km||963 miles||837 nm||NE|
|Quito||Mon 12:52 PM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Mon 1:52 PM||2334 km||1450 miles||1260 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 1:52 PM||2373 km||1475 miles||1282 nm||E|
|Bogota||Mon 12:52 PM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Mon 11:52 AM||2554 km||1587 miles||1379 nm||NNE|
|Panama||Mon 12:52 PM||2620 km||1628 miles||1415 nm||NNE|
|Easter Island *||Mon 12:52 PM||2629 km||1634 miles||1420 nm||SW|
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