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 = Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 2:46:00 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: 10%
|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 Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.21 meters/second, 1505.6 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 812.9 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' 23.0"||15.59 mi||West||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||South||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 07.5"||935.20 mi||West||0° 04' 06.8"||4.72 mi||South||935.01 mi|
|24 hours||345° 14' 18.2"||959.64 mi||West||0° 57' 29.9"||65.92 mi||South||958.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Thu 1:46 PM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm||NW|
|Noumea||Thu 1:46 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm||WSW|
|Luganville||Thu 1:46 PM||634 km||394 miles||343 nm||NW|
|Nadi||Thu 2:46 PM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||ENE|
|Lautoka||Thu 2:46 PM||738 km||458 miles||398 nm||ENE|
|Suva||Thu 2:46 PM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm||ENE|
|Labasa||Thu 2:46 PM||977 km||607 miles||527 nm||ENE|
|Nukualofa||Thu 3:46 PM||1453 km||903 miles||784 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Thu 2:46 PM||1551 km||963 miles||837 nm||NE|
|Honiara||Thu 1:46 PM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm||NW|
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