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 2:56:00 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 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.18 meters/second, 1505.4 km/hour, 935.4 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' 07.3"||935.13 mi||West||0° 04' 05.4"||4.69 mi||South||934.94 mi|
|24 hours||345° 14' 19.2"||959.55 mi||West||0° 56' 53.8"||65.24 mi||South||958.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Thu 1:56 PM||251 km||156 miles||135 nm||N|
|Noumea||Thu 1:56 PM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm||SW|
|Luganville||Thu 1:56 PM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm||NNW|
|Nadi||Thu 2:56 PM||968 km||601 miles||523 nm||ENE|
|Lautoka||Thu 2:56 PM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm||ENE|
|Kingston||Thu 2:26 PM||1005 km||624 miles||543 nm||S|
|Suva||Thu 2:56 PM||1062 km||660 miles||574 nm||E|
|Honiara||Thu 1:56 PM||1488 km||925 miles||804 nm||NW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 3:56 PM||1701 km||1057 miles||919 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Thu 2:56 PM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm||NE|
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