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 5:46:00 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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.25 meters/second, 1505.7 km/hour, 935.6 miles/hour or 813.0 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' 01.6"||0.03 mi||North||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 31.1"||935.25 mi||West||0° 01' 34.6"||1.81 mi||North||935.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 21.6"||766.50 mi||East||0° 09' 51.1"||11.30 mi||North||766.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 7:46 AM||9 km||5 miles||5 nm||ENE|
|Napili-Honokowai||Sat 7:46 AM||135 km||84 miles||73 nm||ESE|
|Wailuku||Sat 7:46 AM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm||ESE|
|Lihue||Sat 7:46 AM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm||WNW|
|Hilo||Sat 7:46 AM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm||ESE|
|Midway||Sat 6:46 AM||2108 km||1310 miles||1138 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:46 AM||2148 km||1335 miles||1160 nm||S|
|Baker Island||Sat 5:46 AM||3083 km||1915 miles||1665 nm||SW|
|Majuro||Sun 5:46 AM||3654 km||2271 miles||1973 nm||WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:46 AM||3687 km||2291 miles||1991 nm||SSW|
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