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 11:24:00 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: 37%
|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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.95 meters/second, 1519.0 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 25.7"||15.73 mi||West||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||North||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 45.0"||943.63 mi||West||0° 05' 32.6"||6.36 mi||North||943.91 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 34.6"||871.54 mi||East||2° 42' 15.6"||185.98 mi||North||897.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 6:24 PM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 5:24 PM||2171 km||1349 miles||1172 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Sat 6:24 PM||2298 km||1428 miles||1241 nm||ENE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 6:24 PM||2651 km||1648 miles||1432 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sat 6:24 PM||2917 km||1813 miles||1575 nm||NE|
|Santiago *||Sat 8:24 PM||3085 km||1917 miles||1666 nm||SE|
|La Paz||Sat 7:24 PM||3096 km||1924 miles||1672 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Sat 7:24 PM||3319 km||2062 miles||1792 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Sat 7:24 PM||3361 km||2089 miles||1815 nm||E|
|Adamstown||Sat 3:24 PM||3449 km||2143 miles||1862 nm||WSW|
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