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 6:02:00 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 18:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.73 meters/second, 1568.6 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 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"||16.24 mi||West||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||South||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 58.7"||974.46 mi||West||0° 10' 47.7"||12.37 mi||South||974.20 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 59.1"||939.59 mi||East||3° 54' 09.2"||268.31 mi||South||969.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 12:02 PM||1313 km||816 miles||709 nm||N|
|Lima||Mon 1:02 PM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Mon 1:02 PM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm||NE|
|Quito||Mon 1:02 PM||2005 km||1246 miles||1083 nm||NE|
|Easter Island *||Mon 1:02 PM||2434 km||1512 miles||1314 nm||SW|
|La Paz||Mon 2:02 PM||2588 km||1608 miles||1397 nm||ESE|
|San Jose||Mon 12:02 PM||2631 km||1635 miles||1421 nm||NNE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 2:02 PM||2634 km||1637 miles||1422 nm||E|
|Bogota||Mon 1:02 PM||2730 km||1696 miles||1474 nm||NE|
|Panama||Mon 1:02 PM||2745 km||1705 miles||1482 nm||NNE|
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