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 = Sunday, August 26, 2012 at 2:48:00 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: 67%
|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 Sunday, August 26, 2012 at 02:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 415.36 meters/second, 1495.3 kilometres/hour, 929.1 miles/hour or 807.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 24.6"||15.49 mi||West||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||North||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 40.7"||928.82 mi||West||0° 01' 12.3"||1.38 mi||North||928.88 mi|
|24 hours||13° 59' 52.5"||902.19 mi||East||1° 06' 45.1"||76.54 mi||North||908.77 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island||Sat 8:48 PM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm||SE|
|Adamstown||Sat 6:48 PM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 8:48 PM||3463 km||2152 miles||1870 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Sat 4:48 PM||3773 km||2344 miles||2037 nm||W|
|Lima||Sat 9:48 PM||4040 km||2511 miles||2182 nm||E|
|Santiago||Sat 10:48 PM||4439 km||2758 miles||2397 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Sat 9:48 PM||4485 km||2787 miles||2422 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Sat 8:48 PM||4713 km||2929 miles||2545 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Sat 8:48 PM||4716 km||2930 miles||2546 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sat 8:48 PM||4742 km||2946 miles||2560 nm||NE|
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