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 12:24:00 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: 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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.75 meters/second, 1532.7 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 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' 26.8"||15.87 mi||West||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||North||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 48.2"||952.15 mi||West||0° 06' 56.3"||7.95 mi||North||952.49 mi|
|24 hours||12° 53' 52.7"||850.12 mi||East||3° 11' 25.0"||219.37 mi||North||884.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sun 6:24 PM||1181 km||734 miles||637 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Sun 4:24 PM||1872 km||1163 miles||1011 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 4:24 PM||2092 km||1300 miles||1130 nm||WSW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sun 5:24 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm||S|
|Male||Sun 5:24 PM||2423 km||1506 miles||1309 nm||N|
|Victoria||Sun 4:24 PM||2581 km||1603 miles||1393 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 5:54 PM||2769 km||1720 miles||1495 nm||NNE|
|Antananarivo||Sun 3:24 PM||2914 km||1811 miles||1574 nm||W|
|Bengaluru||Sun 5:54 PM||3401 km||2113 miles||1836 nm||N|
|Moroni||Sun 3:24 PM||3486 km||2166 miles||1882 nm||W|
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