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 12:26:00 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 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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.31 meters/second, 1545.5 km/hour, 960.3 miles/hour or 834.5 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"||16.00 mi||West||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||South||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 45.3"||960.05 mi||West||0° 09' 05.6"||10.42 mi||South||959.75 mi|
|24 hours||14° 21' 18.0"||956.22 mi||East||3° 05' 50.5"||213.00 mi||South||972.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 12:26 PM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||W|
|Luanda||Tue 1:26 PM||1362 km||846 miles||735 nm||ENE|
|Windhoek *||Tue 2:26 PM||1686 km||1047 miles||910 nm||ESE|
|São Tomé||Tue 12:26 PM||1820 km||1131 miles||983 nm||NNE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 1:26 PM||1855 km||1153 miles||1002 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 1:26 PM||1858 km||1154 miles||1003 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Tue 1:26 PM||1919 km||1192 miles||1036 nm||NNE|
|Malabo||Tue 1:26 PM||2244 km||1394 miles||1212 nm||NNE|
|Yaoundé||Tue 1:26 PM||2362 km||1468 miles||1275 nm||NNE|
|Accra||Tue 12:26 PM||2367 km||1471 miles||1278 nm||N|
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