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 31, 2012 at 3:14:00 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: 98%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.61 meters/second, 1532.2 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.3 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' 31.5"||15.87 mi||West||0° 00' 05.0"||0.09 mi||North||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 28.7"||951.78 mi||West||0° 04' 54.6"||5.63 mi||North||951.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 51.4"||753.50 mi||East||1° 33' 16.9"||106.94 mi||North||757.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Wed 2:14 AM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Wed 12:14 AM||2143 km||1331 miles||1157 nm||SW|
|Dakar||Wed 3:14 AM||2284 km||1419 miles||1233 nm||E|
|Paramaribo||Wed 12:14 AM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm||SW|
|Bridgetown||Tue 11:14 PM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm||WSW|
|Nouakchott||Wed 3:14 AM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm||E|
|Banjul||Wed 3:14 AM||2409 km||1497 miles||1301 nm||E|
|Ponta Delgada||Wed 2:14 AM||2450 km||1522 miles||1323 nm||NNE|
|Fort-de-France||Tue 11:14 PM||2454 km||1525 miles||1325 nm||W|
|Castries||Tue 11:14 PM||2462 km||1530 miles||1329 nm||W|
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