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 4:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.20 meters/second, 1498.3 km/hour, 931.0 miles/hour or 809.0 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' 02.1"||0.04 mi||South||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 04.0"||930.71 mi||West||0° 02' 01.2"||2.32 mi||South||930.61 mi|
|24 hours||14° 40' 24.3"||949.39 mi||East||0° 07' 07.7"||8.18 mi||South||949.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Thu 1:46 PM||1210 km||752 miles||654 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 1:46 PM||1338 km||831 miles||722 nm||WSW|
|Recife||Thu 1:46 PM||1475 km||917 miles||797 nm||NNW|
|São Paulo||Thu 1:46 PM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia||Thu 1:46 PM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm||WNW|
|Fortaleza||Thu 1:46 PM||2073 km||1288 miles||1120 nm||NNW|
|Jamestown||Thu 4:46 PM||2666 km||1657 miles||1440 nm||E|
|Asuncion *||Thu 1:46 PM||2826 km||1756 miles||1526 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Thu 1:46 PM||2895 km||1799 miles||1563 nm||NW|
|Montevideo *||Thu 2:46 PM||2967 km||1844 miles||1602 nm||SW|
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