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 = Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 2:32:00 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: 60%
|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 Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.12 meters/second, 1577.2 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 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' 29.7"||16.33 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||North||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 50.6"||979.91 mi||West||0° 09' 51.7"||11.30 mi||North||980.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 20.8"||794.63 mi||East||4° 09' 21.2"||285.63 mi||North||849.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Mon 9:32 PM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm||SSE|
|Adamstown||Mon 6:32 PM||1992 km||1238 miles||1075 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 8:32 PM||3254 km||2022 miles||1757 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Mon 4:32 PM||3570 km||2218 miles||1927 nm||WSW|
|Mexico City *||Mon 9:32 PM||4005 km||2489 miles||2162 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Mon 8:32 PM||4150 km||2579 miles||2241 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Mon 8:32 PM||4186 km||2601 miles||2260 nm||NE|
|Managua||Mon 8:32 PM||4321 km||2685 miles||2333 nm||NE|
|Lima||Mon 9:32 PM||4322 km||2686 miles||2334 nm||E|
|San Jose||Mon 8:32 PM||4372 km||2716 miles||2361 nm||ENE|
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