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 8:06:00 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: 41%
|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 08:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.43 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 26.3"||15.82 mi||West||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||North||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 27.0"||949.20 mi||West||0° 06' 30.0"||7.45 mi||North||949.52 mi|
|24 hours||13° 02' 22.9"||857.15 mi||East||3° 02' 18.9"||208.95 mi||North||889.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tennant Creek||Sun 5:36 PM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm||WSW|
|Alice Springs||Sun 5:36 PM||703 km||437 miles||380 nm||SSW|
|Cairns||Sun 6:06 PM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm||E|
|Darwin||Sun 5:36 PM||928 km||576 miles||501 nm||NW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 6:06 PM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm||NE|
|Dili||Sun 5:06 PM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm||NW|
|Eucla||Sun 4:51 PM||1714 km||1065 miles||926 nm||SSW|
|Jayapura||Sun 5:06 PM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm||NNE|
|Adelaide *||Sun 6:36 PM||1863 km||1158 miles||1006 nm||S|
|Brisbane||Sun 6:06 PM||1923 km||1195 miles||1038 nm||SE|
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