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 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: 14%
|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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.40 meters/second, 1499.0 km/hour, 931.5 miles/hour or 809.4 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"||15.52 mi||West||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||South||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 03.3"||931.15 mi||West||0° 02' 19.3"||2.66 mi||South||931.04 mi|
|24 hours||14° 41' 38.9"||951.20 mi||East||0° 14' 17.3"||16.38 mi||South||950.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 2:46 PM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm||NW|
|Windhoek *||Thu 4:46 PM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm||E|
|Luanda||Thu 3:46 PM||2069 km||1285 miles||1117 nm||NE|
|Cape Town||Thu 4:46 PM||2468 km||1534 miles||1333 nm||SE|
|São Tomé||Thu 2:46 PM||2496 km||1551 miles||1348 nm||NNE|
|Kinshasa||Thu 3:46 PM||2579 km||1602 miles||1392 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 3:46 PM||2581 km||1604 miles||1394 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Thu 3:46 PM||2625 km||1631 miles||1417 nm||NNE|
|Gaborone||Thu 4:46 PM||2867 km||1781 miles||1548 nm||ESE|
|Abidjan||Thu 2:46 PM||2883 km||1792 miles||1557 nm||N|
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