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 = Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 9:48:00 AM.
= 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|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 Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.23 meters/second, 1548.8 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 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' 25.0"||16.04 mi||West||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||South||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 55.1"||962.12 mi||West||0° 09' 22.0"||10.74 mi||South||961.83 mi|
|24 hours||14° 17' 55.6"||954.35 mi||East||3° 13' 26.4"||221.70 mi||South||972.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Tue 11:48 AM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm||W|
|Pemba||Tue 11:48 AM||252 km||157 miles||136 nm||N|
|Fomboni||Tue 12:48 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||NE|
|Moroni||Tue 12:48 PM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm||NE|
|Mutsamudu||Tue 12:48 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||NE|
|Mamoutzou||Tue 12:48 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||ENE|
|Mahajanga||Tue 12:48 PM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm||E|
|Blantyre||Tue 11:48 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm||W|
|Lilongwe||Tue 11:48 AM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm||W|
|Beira||Tue 11:48 AM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm||SW|
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