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, August 23, 2012 at 3:46:00 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: 34%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, August 24, 2012 at 1:55 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.40 meters/second, 1538.6 km/hour, 956.1 miles/hour or 830.8 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' 26.3"||15.93 mi||West||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||South||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 22.4"||955.78 mi||West||0° 08' 06.5"||9.30 mi||South||955.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 41.7"||905.41 mi||East||2° 43' 19.5"||187.21 mi||South||917.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Wed 4:46 PM||242 km||150 miles||131 nm||S|
|Pago Pago||Wed 4:46 PM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm||NNW|
|Apia||Thu 4:46 PM||410 km||255 miles||222 nm||NW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Thu 4:46 PM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm||NW|
|Neiafu||Thu 4:46 PM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm||WSW|
|Pangai||Thu 4:46 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm||WSW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 4:46 PM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm||SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 4:46 PM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm||NNW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 5:46 PM||1140 km||709 miles||616 nm||ESE|
|Suva||Thu 3:46 PM||1278 km||794 miles||690 nm||W|
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