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 7:16:00 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: 35%
|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 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.87 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 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' 25.4"||15.69 mi||West||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||North||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 25.9"||941.21 mi||West||0° 05' 03.6"||5.80 mi||North||941.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 38.9"||878.40 mi||East||2° 31' 58.0"||174.19 mi||North||901.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória||Sat 4:16 PM||299 km||186 miles||162 nm||WSW|
|Belo Horizonte||Sat 4:16 PM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm||W|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 4:16 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||SW|
|Salvador||Sat 4:16 PM||715 km||444 miles||386 nm||N|
|São Paulo||Sat 4:16 PM||1042 km||648 miles||563 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia||Sat 4:16 PM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Sat 4:16 PM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 4:16 PM||1735 km||1078 miles||937 nm||N|
|Asuncion *||Sat 4:16 PM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Sat 4:16 PM||2310 km||1435 miles||1247 nm||NNW|
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