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 3:36:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%
|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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.75 meters/second, 1514.7 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 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' 23.4"||15.69 mi||West||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||South||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 24.2"||940.89 mi||West||0° 05' 43.0"||6.55 mi||South||940.64 mi|
|24 hours||14° 44' 08.9"||963.48 mi||East||1° 37' 17.2"||111.54 mi||South||965.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Wed 12:36 PM||1269 km||788 miles||685 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Wed 12:36 PM||1404 km||872 miles||758 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 12:36 PM||1594 km||990 miles||861 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo||Wed 12:36 PM||1953 km||1213 miles||1054 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 12:36 PM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm||NW|
|Brasilia||Wed 12:36 PM||2098 km||1304 miles||1133 nm||W|
|Jamestown||Wed 3:36 PM||2434 km||1512 miles||1314 nm||E|
|Belém||Wed 12:36 PM||2928 km||1819 miles||1581 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Wed 12:36 PM||3085 km||1917 miles||1666 nm||WSW|
|Montevideo *||Wed 1:36 PM||3251 km||2020 miles||1755 nm||SW|
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