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 3:46:00 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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.71 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 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' 23.4"||15.68 mi||West||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||South||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 23.9"||940.80 mi||West||0° 05' 41.5"||6.53 mi||South||940.55 mi|
|24 hours||14° 44' 12.5"||963.46 mi||East||1° 36' 42.2"||110.87 mi||South||965.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Wed 12:46 PM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm||NW|
|Recife||Wed 12:46 PM||1296 km||805 miles||700 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 12:46 PM||1355 km||842 miles||732 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo||Wed 12:46 PM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia||Wed 12:46 PM||1848 km||1148 miles||998 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Wed 12:46 PM||1893 km||1176 miles||1022 nm||NNW|
|Jamestown||Wed 3:46 PM||2686 km||1669 miles||1450 nm||E|
|Belém||Wed 12:46 PM||2740 km||1702 miles||1479 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Wed 12:46 PM||2845 km||1768 miles||1536 nm||WSW|
|Montevideo *||Wed 1:46 PM||3054 km||1898 miles||1649 nm||SW|
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