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 11:52:00 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: 2%
|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 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.50 meters/second, 1546.2 km/hour, 960.8 miles/hour or 834.9 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' 24.7"||16.01 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||South||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 47.4"||960.50 mi||West||0° 09' 09.2"||10.49 mi||South||960.20 mi|
|24 hours||14° 20' 35.3"||955.83 mi||East||3° 07' 29.6"||214.89 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.
|Lubango||Tue 12:52 PM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm||ENE|
|Huambo||Tue 12:52 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm||ENE|
|Menongue||Tue 12:52 PM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm||E|
|Luanda||Tue 12:52 PM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm||NNE|
|Swakopmund *||Tue 1:52 PM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm||SSE|
|Malanje||Tue 12:52 PM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm||NE|
|Walvis Bay *||Tue 1:52 PM||899 km||559 miles||486 nm||SSE|
|Rundu *||Tue 1:52 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm||ESE|
|Uíge||Tue 12:52 PM||986 km||612 miles||532 nm||NNE|
|Windhoek *||Tue 1:52 PM||1008 km||627 miles||544 nm||SE|
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