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 = Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 5:24:00 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: 29%
|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 Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.89 meters/second, 1504.4 km/hour, 934.8 miles/hour or 812.3 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' 24.3"||15.58 mi||West||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||North||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 27.3"||934.51 mi||West||0° 03' 18.0"||3.79 mi||North||934.69 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 29.0"||901.05 mi||East||1° 53' 58.2"||130.66 mi||North||915.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Sat 4:24 PM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm||ESE|
|Port Vila||Sat 4:24 PM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm||ENE|
|Luganville||Sat 4:24 PM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm||NE|
|Brisbane||Sat 3:24 PM||1228 km||763 miles||663 nm||SW|
|Honiara||Sat 4:24 PM||1233 km||766 miles||666 nm||NNW|
|Suva||Sat 5:24 PM||1715 km||1065 miles||926 nm||E|
|Cairns||Sat 3:24 PM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm||W|
|Sydney *||Sat 4:24 PM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm||SSW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:24 PM||2019 km||1255 miles||1090 nm||NW|
|Canberra *||Sat 4:24 PM||2098 km||1303 miles||1133 nm||SW|
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