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 = Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 5:24:00 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: 76%
|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 Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.51 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 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' 32.0"||16.68 mi||West||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||North||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 05.6"||1000.96 mi||West||0° 11' 11.6"||12.82 mi||North||1001.19 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 43.1"||757.21 mi||East||4° 31' 02.7"||310.39 mi||North||820.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zanzibar City||Wed 8:24 PM||89 km||56 miles||48 nm||SSE|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 8:24 PM||162 km||101 miles||88 nm||SSE|
|Mombasa||Wed 8:24 PM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm||NNE|
|Arusha||Wed 8:24 PM||338 km||210 miles||183 nm||NW|
|Dodoma||Wed 8:24 PM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm||WSW|
|Nairobi||Wed 8:24 PM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm||NNW|
|Garissa||Wed 8:24 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm||N|
|Nakuru||Wed 8:24 PM||648 km||402 miles||350 nm||NNW|
|Kismayo||Wed 8:24 PM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm||NE|
|Mbeya||Wed 8:24 PM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm||WSW|
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