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 3:48:00 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 15:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.12 meters/second, 1494.4 km/hour, 928.6 miles/hour or 806.9 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' 00.4"||0.01 mi||South||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 33.4"||928.27 mi||West||0° 00' 20.7"||0.40 mi||South||928.25 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 42.5"||909.11 mi||East||0° 30' 29.1"||34.96 mi||North||911.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fianarantsoa||Sat 6:48 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||E|
|Toliara||Sat 6:48 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||SSW|
|Antsirabe||Sat 6:48 PM||292 km||182 miles||158 nm||NE|
|Antananarivo||Sat 6:48 PM||400 km||248 miles||216 nm||NE|
|Toamasina||Sat 6:48 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm||NE|
|Mahajanga||Sat 6:48 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||NNE|
|Nampula||Sat 5:48 PM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm||NW|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 6:48 PM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm||N|
|Fomboni||Sat 6:48 PM||1011 km||628 miles||546 nm||N|
|Moroni||Sat 6:48 PM||1082 km||672 miles||584 nm||N|
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