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, October 28, 2021 at 11:48:00.
= 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: 54%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at 2:56 pm|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 8:05 pm|
Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point
On Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 408.76 meters/second, 1471.5 kilometres/hour, 914.4 miles/hour or 794.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.5"||15.24 mi||West||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||South||15.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 28.6"||913.94 mi||West||0° 05' 36.5"||6.43 mi||South||914.30 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 28.9"||763.74 mi||East||2° 47' 54.0"||192.56 mi||South||795.44 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Merida *||Thu 6:48 am||366 km||227 miles||197 nm||S|
|Cancún||Thu 6:48 am||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||SE|
|Playa del Carmen||Thu 6:48 am||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||SSE|
|Pinar del Río *||Thu 7:48 am||615 km||382 miles||332 nm||ESE|
|New Orleans *||Thu 6:48 am||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||N|
|Metairie *||Thu 6:48 am||639 km||397 miles||345 nm||N|
|Chetumal||Thu 6:48 am||648 km||403 miles||350 nm||S|
|Orange Walk Town||Thu 5:48 am||690 km||429 miles||372 nm||S|
|Baton Rouge *||Thu 6:48 am||708 km||440 miles||382 nm||NNW|
|Pensacola *||Thu 6:48 am||715 km||444 miles||386 nm||NNE|
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