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 12:06:00 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: 43%
|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 12:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.66 meters/second, 1532.4 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.4 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' 26.6"||15.87 mi||West||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||North||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 46.7"||951.94 mi||West||0° 06' 54.5"||7.92 mi||North||952.28 mi|
|24 hours||12° 54' 28.3"||850.61 mi||East||3° 10' 47.8"||218.66 mi||North||885.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sun 6:06 PM||1381 km||858 miles||746 nm||NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sun 5:06 PM||2233 km||1387 miles||1206 nm||S|
|Port Louis||Sun 4:06 PM||2323 km||1443 miles||1254 nm||W|
|Male||Sun 5:06 PM||2506 km||1557 miles||1353 nm||NNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 4:06 PM||2540 km||1578 miles||1372 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 5:36 PM||2721 km||1691 miles||1469 nm||N|
|Victoria||Sun 4:06 PM||2985 km||1855 miles||1612 nm||WNW|
|Jakarta||Sun 7:06 PM||3241 km||2014 miles||1750 nm||ENE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sun 8:06 PM||3364 km||2090 miles||1816 nm||NE|
|Antananarivo||Sun 3:06 PM||3369 km||2093 miles||1819 nm||W|
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