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 8:32:00 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: 68%
|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 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.19 meters/second, 1595.5 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 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' 30.9"||16.52 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||North||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.7"||991.28 mi||West||0° 10' 39.9"||12.22 mi||North||991.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 37.5"||774.61 mi||East||4° 23' 37.5"||301.93 mi||North||835.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 8:32 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm||ESE|
|Recife||Tue 5:32 PM||1873 km||1164 miles||1012 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Tue 8:32 PM||1888 km||1173 miles||1019 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Tue 8:32 PM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Tue 8:32 PM||2120 km||1317 miles||1145 nm||NNE|
|Abidjan||Tue 8:32 PM||2225 km||1383 miles||1202 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Tue 8:32 PM||2258 km||1403 miles||1219 nm||NE|
|Salvador||Tue 5:32 PM||2285 km||1420 miles||1234 nm||WSW|
|Bissau||Tue 8:32 PM||2342 km||1455 miles||1265 nm||N|
|Fortaleza||Tue 5:32 PM||2357 km||1465 miles||1273 nm||WNW|
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