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 = Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 6:06:00 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: 40%
|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 Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.84 meters/second, 1525.8 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 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' 26.1"||15.80 mi||West||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||North||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 17.1"||947.87 mi||West||0° 06' 17.3"||7.21 mi||North||948.18 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 20.6"||860.44 mi||East||2° 57' 53.9"||203.89 mi||North||891.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Sun 5:06 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||ENE|
|Luganville||Sun 5:06 PM||337 km||210 miles||182 nm||NNE|
|Noumea||Sun 5:06 PM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm||S|
|Honiara||Sun 5:06 PM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm||NW|
|Suva *||Sun 7:06 PM||1307 km||812 miles||706 nm||E|
|Brisbane||Sun 4:06 PM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm||SW|
|Funafuti||Sun 6:06 PM||1790 km||1112 miles||967 nm||NE|
|Yaren||Sun 6:06 PM||1974 km||1226 miles||1066 nm||N|
|Nukualofa||Sun 7:06 PM||1986 km||1234 miles||1073 nm||ESE|
|Cairns||Sun 4:06 PM||2157 km||1341 miles||1165 nm||W|
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