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 = Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 9:46:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
|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 Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.36 meters/second, 1520.5 km/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.0 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' 23.6"||15.75 mi||West||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||South||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 37.3"||944.49 mi||West||0° 06' 30.6"||7.46 mi||South||944.22 mi|
|24 hours||14° 41' 22.3"||963.89 mi||East||1° 57' 32.6"||134.75 mi||South||967.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Wed 1:46 PM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm||S|
|Port Louis||Wed 1:46 PM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm||SE|
|Toamasina||Wed 12:46 PM||649 km||403 miles||351 nm||W|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Wed 1:46 PM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm||E|
|Antananarivo||Wed 12:46 PM||847 km||527 miles||458 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Wed 12:46 PM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Wed 12:46 PM||1516 km||942 miles||819 nm||WNW|
|Victoria||Wed 1:46 PM||1530 km||951 miles||826 nm||N|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 12:46 PM||2182 km||1356 miles||1178 nm||NW|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 3:46 PM||2204 km||1369 miles||1190 nm||ENE|
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