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 12:56:00 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 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 425.91 meters/second, 1533.3 kilometres/hour, 952.7 miles/hour or 827.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 26.8"||15.88 mi||West||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||North||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 50.9"||952.52 mi||West||0° 06' 59.5"||8.02 mi||North||952.86 mi|
|24 hours||12° 52' 49.6"||849.26 mi||East||3° 12' 30.3"||220.61 mi||North||884.28 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sun 4:56 PM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm||WSW|
|Port Louis||Sun 4:56 PM||1078 km||670 miles||582 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 6:56 PM||1265 km||786 miles||683 nm||NNE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 4:56 PM||1304 km||810 miles||704 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Sun 4:56 PM||1938 km||1204 miles||1046 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 3:56 PM||2103 km||1307 miles||1135 nm||W|
|Amsterdam Island||Sun 5:56 PM||2448 km||1521 miles||1322 nm||SSE|
|Male||Sun 5:56 PM||2503 km||1555 miles||1351 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Sun 3:56 PM||2677 km||1663 miles||1445 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 6:26 PM||3041 km||1890 miles||1642 nm||NNE|
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