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 2:06:00 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: 44%
|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 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.28 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.6 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"||15.89 mi||West||0° 00' 07.1"||0.13 mi||North||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 56.7"||953.35 mi||West||0° 07' 06.5"||8.15 mi||North||953.69 mi|
|24 hours||12° 50' 32.0"||847.37 mi||East||3° 14' 52.0"||223.31 mi||North||883.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Sun 5:06 PM||140 km||87 miles||75 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:06 PM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm||WSW|
|Antsirabe||Sun 5:06 PM||453 km||281 miles||244 nm||SW|
|Mahajanga||Sun 5:06 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm||WNW|
|Fianarantsoa||Sun 5:06 PM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm||SW|
|Antsiranana||Sun 5:06 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||NNW|
|Saint-Paul||Sun 6:06 PM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||SE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:06 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm||SE|
|Saint-Pierre||Sun 6:06 PM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm||SE|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 5:06 PM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm||NW|
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