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 9:46:00 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: 12%
|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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.03 meters/second, 1501.3 km/hour, 932.9 miles/hour or 810.6 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"||15.55 mi||West||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||South||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 03.2"||932.56 mi||West||0° 03' 04.4"||3.53 mi||South||932.41 mi|
|24 hours||14° 44' 03.2"||955.24 mi||East||0° 32' 16.0"||37.00 mi||South||954.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Thu 1:46 PM||716 km||445 miles||387 nm||W|
|Port Louis||Thu 1:46 PM||1330 km||826 miles||718 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 3:46 PM||1470 km||913 miles||794 nm||N|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 1:46 PM||1540 km||957 miles||832 nm||W|
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 2:46 PM||2053 km||1276 miles||1109 nm||SSE|
|Victoria||Thu 1:46 PM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Thu 12:46 PM||2384 km||1482 miles||1287 nm||W|
|Male||Thu 2:46 PM||2744 km||1705 miles||1481 nm||N|
|Moroni||Thu 12:46 PM||3037 km||1887 miles||1640 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 3:16 PM||3201 km||1989 miles||1728 nm||NNE|
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