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 25, 2012 at 2:58:00 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: 62%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, August 24, 2012 at 1:55 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.13 meters/second, 1494.5 km/hour, 928.6 miles/hour or 807.0 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' 24.5"||15.48 mi||West||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||South||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 33.3"||928.30 mi||West||0° 00' 27.9"||0.53 mi||South||928.28 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 04.4"||909.55 mi||East||0° 27' 41.8"||31.76 mi||North||911.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Pierre||Sat 6:58 PM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 6:58 PM||144 km||89 miles||78 nm||WNW|
|Port Louis||Sat 6:58 PM||155 km||96 miles||83 nm||NNE|
|Saint-Paul||Sat 6:58 PM||157 km||97 miles||85 nm||WNW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sat 6:58 PM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm||ENE|
|Toamasina||Sat 5:58 PM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm||WNW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 5:58 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm||WNW|
|Antsirabe||Sat 5:58 PM||1024 km||637 miles||553 nm||W|
|Moroni||Sat 5:58 PM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm||NW|
|Victoria||Sat 6:58 PM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm||N|
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