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 = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 8:56:00 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: 3%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 08:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.28 meters/second, 1495.0 km/hour, 928.9 miles/hour or 807.2 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' 21.8"||15.48 mi||West||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||South||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 53.4"||928.64 mi||West||0° 01' 03.4"||1.21 mi||South||928.59 mi|
|24 hours||15° 07' 20.9"||977.59 mi||East||0° 18' 14.8"||20.92 mi||North||978.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Thu 12:56 PM||140 km||87 miles||76 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Thu 12:56 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||W|
|Saint-Pierre||Thu 12:56 PM||881 km||547 miles||475 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 12:56 PM||883 km||548 miles||477 nm||W|
|Saint-Paul||Thu 12:56 PM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Thu 11:56 AM||1731 km||1076 miles||935 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 2:56 PM||1755 km||1090 miles||948 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Thu 12:56 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm||NNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 1:56 PM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm||SSE|
|Moroni||Thu 11:56 AM||2428 km||1508 miles||1311 nm||WNW|
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