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 6:06:00 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: 46%
|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 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.56 meters/second, 1539.2 km/hour, 956.4 miles/hour or 831.1 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' 27.2"||15.94 mi||West||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||North||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 16.6"||956.21 mi||West||0° 07' 29.3"||8.58 mi||North||956.56 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 42.6"||840.97 mi||East||3° 22' 39.3"||232.23 mi||North||879.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 6:06 PM||205 km||128 miles||111 nm||NE|
|Luanda||Sun 7:06 PM||2400 km||1491 miles||1296 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Sun 6:06 PM||2458 km||1527 miles||1327 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Sun 6:06 PM||2495 km||1550 miles||1347 nm||N|
|Monrovia||Sun 6:06 PM||2608 km||1620 miles||1408 nm||N|
|Accra||Sun 6:06 PM||2612 km||1623 miles||1411 nm||NNE|
|Windhoek *||Sun 8:06 PM||2623 km||1630 miles||1416 nm||ESE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 6:06 PM||2644 km||1643 miles||1427 nm||N|
|Libreville||Sun 7:06 PM||2659 km||1653 miles||1436 nm||NE|
|Lome||Sun 6:06 PM||2724 km||1693 miles||1471 nm||NNE|
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