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 9:48:00 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).
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 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.35 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' 37.2"||944.46 mi||West||0° 06' 30.4"||7.46 mi||South||944.20 mi|
|24 hours||14° 41' 23.5"||963.89 mi||East||1° 57' 25.8"||134.62 mi||South||967.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Wed 1:48 PM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm||S|
|Port Louis||Wed 1:48 PM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm||SE|
|Toamasina||Wed 12:48 PM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Wed 12:48 PM||796 km||495 miles||430 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Wed 12:48 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm||WSW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Wed 1:48 PM||891 km||553 miles||481 nm||E|
|Moroni||Wed 12:48 PM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm||WNW|
|Victoria||Wed 1:48 PM||1531 km||952 miles||827 nm||N|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 12:48 PM||2140 km||1330 miles||1156 nm||NW|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 3:48 PM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm||ENE|
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