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 10:08:00 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 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.25 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 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"||15.74 mi||West||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||South||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 36.4"||944.25 mi||West||0° 06' 27.7"||7.41 mi||South||943.98 mi|
|24 hours||14° 41' 35.1"||963.89 mi||East||1° 56' 17.1"||133.31 mi||South||967.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Wed 1:08 PM||98 km||61 miles||53 nm||WNW|
|Antananarivo||Wed 1:08 PM||292 km||181 miles||158 nm||W|
|Antsirabe||Wed 1:08 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm||WSW|
|Fianarantsoa||Wed 1:08 PM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm||SW|
|Mahajanga||Wed 1:08 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||NW|
|Saint-Paul||Wed 2:08 PM||595 km||369 miles||321 nm||ESE|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 2:08 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm||ESE|
|Saint-Pierre||Wed 2:08 PM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm||ESE|
|Port Louis||Wed 2:08 PM||783 km||486 miles||423 nm||ESE|
|Mamoutzou||Wed 1:08 PM||831 km||516 miles||449 nm||NW|
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