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 = Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 5:26:00 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: 32%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.28 meters/second, 1505.8 km/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 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' 30.4"||15.59 mi||West||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||North||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 31.4"||935.32 mi||West||0° 01' 36.6"||1.85 mi||North||935.23 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 12.4"||766.38 mi||East||0° 10' 40.2"||12.24 mi||North||766.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Sat 7:26 AM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm||SW|
|Wailuku||Sat 7:26 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm||W|
|Honolulu||Sat 7:26 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:26 AM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Sat 6:26 AM||2568 km||1596 miles||1387 nm||WNW|
|Baker Island||Sat 5:26 AM||3449 km||2143 miles||1862 nm||SW|
|San Francisco *||Sat 10:26 AM||3467 km||2154 miles||1872 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 10:26 AM||3695 km||2296 miles||1995 nm||ENE|
|Unalaska *||Sat 9:26 AM||3794 km||2358 miles||2049 nm||NNW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:26 AM||3924 km||2438 miles||2119 nm||SSW|
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