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 12:24:00 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: 32%
|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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.26 meters/second, 1509.3 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 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' 24.8"||15.63 mi||West||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||North||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 55.6"||937.60 mi||West||0° 04' 12.9"||4.83 mi||North||937.82 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 44.6"||889.74 mi||East||2° 13' 48.3"||153.39 mi||North||908.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sat 4:24 PM||213 km||132 miles||115 nm||E|
|Port Louis||Sat 4:24 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 4:24 PM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm||W|
|Saint-Pierre||Sat 4:24 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Paul||Sat 4:24 PM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 3:24 PM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm||W|
|Victoria||Sat 4:24 PM||1810 km||1125 miles||977 nm||NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 6:24 PM||1832 km||1139 miles||989 nm||NE|
|Moroni||Sat 3:24 PM||2143 km||1332 miles||1157 nm||WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sat 5:24 PM||2525 km||1569 miles||1364 nm||SE|
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