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 = Friday, October 19, 2012 at 2:48:00 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: 23%
|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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.03 meters/second, 1497.7 km/hour, 930.6 miles/hour or 808.7 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' 23.6"||15.51 mi||West||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||North||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 39.6"||930.34 mi||West||0° 01' 15.8"||1.45 mi||North||930.41 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 57.2"||923.12 mi||East||1° 08' 42.1"||78.77 mi||North||929.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Fri 4:48 PM||288 km||179 miles||155 nm||SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Fri 4:48 PM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm||SE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 4:48 PM||508 km||315 miles||274 nm||ESE|
|Lubango||Fri 3:48 PM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm||N|
|Rundu *||Fri 4:48 PM||829 km||515 miles||448 nm||ENE|
|Menongue||Fri 3:48 PM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm||NE|
|Huambo||Fri 3:48 PM||960 km||597 miles||518 nm||NNE|
|Luanda||Fri 3:48 PM||1335 km||830 miles||721 nm||N|
|Gaborone||Fri 4:48 PM||1436 km||892 miles||776 nm||ESE|
|Cape Town||Fri 4:48 PM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm||SSE|
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