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 6:24:00 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: 24%
|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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.35 meters/second, 1498.9 km/hour, 931.3 miles/hour or 809.3 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' 23.7"||15.52 mi||West||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||North||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 49.8"||931.06 mi||West||0° 01' 46.8"||2.04 mi||North||931.16 mi|
|24 hours||14° 11' 38.6"||917.94 mi||East||1° 20' 18.8"||92.08 mi||North||926.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória||Fri 3:24 PM||118 km||73 miles||63 nm||WNW|
|Campos||Fri 3:24 PM||236 km||146 miles||127 nm||WSW|
|Niterói||Fri 3:24 PM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 3:24 PM||468 km||290 miles||252 nm||WSW|
|Belo Horizonte||Fri 3:24 PM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm||W|
|São Paulo||Fri 3:24 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Fri 3:24 PM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm||N|
|Brasilia||Fri 3:24 PM||1062 km||660 miles||574 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Fri 3:24 PM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 3:24 PM||1890 km||1174 miles||1020 nm||N|
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