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 6:56:00 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: 57%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Monday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.72 meters/second, 1568.6 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 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' 29.1"||16.24 mi||West||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||North||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 16.8"||974.53 mi||West||0° 09' 25.0"||10.79 mi||North||974.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 29.7"||804.40 mi||East||4° 00' 56.3"||276.02 mi||North||856.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 6:56 PM||287 km||178 miles||155 nm||SSE|
|Abidjan||Mon 6:56 PM||2101 km||1305 miles||1134 nm||N|
|São Tomé||Mon 6:56 PM||2125 km||1321 miles||1148 nm||NE|
|Accra||Mon 6:56 PM||2222 km||1381 miles||1200 nm||NNE|
|Luanda||Mon 7:56 PM||2230 km||1386 miles||1204 nm||ENE|
|Monrovia||Mon 6:56 PM||2238 km||1391 miles||1209 nm||NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 6:56 PM||2251 km||1399 miles||1216 nm||N|
|Lomé||Mon 6:56 PM||2338 km||1453 miles||1262 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Mon 7:56 PM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm||NE|
|Porto Novo||Mon 7:56 PM||2436 km||1513 miles||1315 nm||NNE|
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