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 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: 66%
|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 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.62 meters/second, 1589.8 km/hour, 987.9 miles/hour or 858.4 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' 30.6"||16.46 mi||West||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||North||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 39.5"||987.75 mi||West||0° 10' 26.1"||11.95 mi||North||988.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 12.0"||780.78 mi||East||4° 19' 43.2"||297.47 mi||North||839.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Tue 8:32 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm||NE|
|Victoria||Tue 6:32 PM||1636 km||1017 miles||884 nm||WNW|
|Port Louis||Tue 6:32 PM||1665 km||1035 miles||899 nm||SW|
|Male||Tue 7:32 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||899 nm||NNE|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 6:32 PM||1882 km||1169 miles||1016 nm||SW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 8:02 PM||2238 km||1391 miles||1209 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Tue 8:02 PM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 8:02 PM||2245 km||1395 miles||1212 nm||NNE|
|Madurai||Tue 8:02 PM||2441 km||1517 miles||1318 nm||NNE|
|Antananarivo||Tue 5:32 PM||2518 km||1565 miles||1360 nm||WSW|
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