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 = Friday, October 26, 2012 at 5:24:00 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: 88%
|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 Friday, October 26, 2012 at 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.87 meters/second, 1619.5 km/hour, 1006.3 miles/hour or 874.5 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' 33.1"||16.77 mi||West||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||North||16.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 06.3"||1006.26 mi||West||0° 11' 12.5"||12.84 mi||North||1006.30 mi|
|24 hours||10° 43' 05.2"||741.16 mi||East||4° 23' 33.4"||301.82 mi||North||798.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 9:24 PM||2986 km||1855 miles||1612 nm||S|
|Hermosillo||Thu 10:24 PM||3391 km||2107 miles||1831 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City *||Fri 12:24 AM||3420 km||2125 miles||1847 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Thu 7:24 PM||3444 km||2140 miles||1859 nm||SW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 12:24 AM||3552 km||2207 miles||1918 nm||SSE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 7:24 PM||3640 km||2262 miles||1965 nm||W|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 10:24 PM||3676 km||2284 miles||1985 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Thu 10:24 PM||3783 km||2351 miles||2043 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 11:24 PM||3907 km||2428 miles||2110 nm||E|
|Las Vegas *||Thu 10:24 PM||3969 km||2466 miles||2143 nm||NNE|
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