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 8:06:00 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: 58%
|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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.10 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 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' 29.3"||16.26 mi||West||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||North||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 22.1"||975.37 mi||West||0° 09' 29.3"||10.87 mi||North||975.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 34.2"||802.85 mi||East||4° 02' 19.6"||277.60 mi||North||855.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Mon 5:06 PM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Mon 5:06 PM||1619 km||1006 miles||874 nm||W|
|Jamestown||Mon 8:06 PM||1942 km||1207 miles||1049 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Mon 5:06 PM||1958 km||1216 miles||1057 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 6:06 PM||2333 km||1450 miles||1260 nm||WSW|
|Monrovia||Mon 8:06 PM||2588 km||1608 miles||1397 nm||NNE|
|Brasilia *||Mon 6:06 PM||2635 km||1638 miles||1423 nm||W|
|Freetown||Mon 8:06 PM||2666 km||1657 miles||1440 nm||NNE|
|São Paulo *||Mon 6:06 PM||2684 km||1668 miles||1449 nm||WSW|
|Conakry||Mon 8:06 PM||2748 km||1707 miles||1484 nm||NNE|
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