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 6:12:00 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 18:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.67 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 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' 58.0"||974.34 mi||West||0° 10' 46.8"||12.35 mi||South||974.07 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 14.8"||939.78 mi||East||3° 53' 46.2"||267.87 mi||South||969.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 12:12 PM||1390 km||864 miles||751 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Mon 1:12 PM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Mon 1:12 PM||1952 km||1213 miles||1054 nm||NE|
|Quito||Mon 1:12 PM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm||NE|
|Easter Island *||Mon 1:12 PM||2249 km||1398 miles||1214 nm||SW|
|San Jose||Mon 12:12 PM||2732 km||1698 miles||1475 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Mon 2:12 PM||2843 km||1766 miles||1535 nm||ESE|
|Managua||Mon 12:12 PM||2874 km||1786 miles||1552 nm||NNE|
|Panama||Mon 1:12 PM||2888 km||1795 miles||1560 nm||NE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 2:12 PM||2895 km||1799 miles||1563 nm||E|
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