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 6:16:00 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 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.61 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.5 miles/hour or 831.2 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' 07.5"||0.14 mi||North||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 17.4"||956.33 mi||West||0° 07' 30.2"||8.60 mi||North||956.69 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 23.3"||840.70 mi||East||3° 22' 58.1"||232.59 mi||North||879.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 6:16 PM||440 km||274 miles||238 nm||ENE|
|Abidjan||Sun 6:16 PM||2544 km||1581 miles||1374 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Sun 6:16 PM||2579 km||1603 miles||1393 nm||N|
|São Tomé||Sun 6:16 PM||2630 km||1634 miles||1420 nm||NE|
|Luanda||Sun 7:16 PM||2643 km||1642 miles||1427 nm||ENE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 6:16 PM||2677 km||1663 miles||1445 nm||N|
|Accra||Sun 6:16 PM||2701 km||1678 miles||1458 nm||NNE|
|Lomé||Sun 6:16 PM||2824 km||1755 miles||1525 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Sun 6:16 PM||2843 km||1767 miles||1535 nm||N|
|Libreville||Sun 7:16 PM||2847 km||1769 miles||1537 nm||NE|
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