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 = Monday, October 22, 2012 at 12:24:00 AM.
= 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: 49%
|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 Monday, October 22, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.62 meters/second, 1546.6 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 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' 27.7"||16.02 mi||West||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||North||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 47.9"||960.83 mi||West||0° 08' 02.7"||9.22 mi||North||961.20 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 36.6"||831.12 mi||East||3° 33' 59.5"||245.20 mi||North||873.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sun 7:24 PM||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 6:24 PM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Sun 7:24 PM||2347 km||1459 miles||1267 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Sun 7:24 PM||2548 km||1583 miles||1376 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sun 7:24 PM||2806 km||1744 miles||1515 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Sun 8:24 PM||3228 km||2006 miles||1743 nm||E|
|San Jose||Sun 6:24 PM||3290 km||2044 miles||1777 nm||NNE|
|Santiago *||Sun 9:24 PM||3374 km||2096 miles||1822 nm||SE|
|Rio Branco||Sun 8:24 PM||3380 km||2100 miles||1825 nm||E|
|Managua||Sun 6:24 PM||3406 km||2116 miles||1839 nm||NNE|
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