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, September 1, 2012 at 3:18:00 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: 99%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.58 meters/second, 1618.5 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 873.9 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' 32.4"||16.76 mi||West||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||North||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.3"||1005.60 mi||West||0° 11' 40.2"||13.36 mi||North||1005.65 mi|
|24 hours||10° 56' 01.0"||756.12 mi||East||4° 33' 38.4"||313.37 mi||North||817.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Sun 12:18 AM||416 km||258 miles||224 nm||S|
|Manokwari||Sun 12:18 AM||748 km||464 miles||404 nm||WSW|
|Mount Hagen||Sun 1:18 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm||SSE|
|Melekeok||Sun 12:18 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm||NW|
|Colonia||Sun 1:18 AM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm||NNW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 1:18 AM||1396 km||867 miles||754 nm||SSE|
|Hagåtña||Sun 1:18 AM||1437 km||893 miles||776 nm||NNE|
|Manado||Sat 11:18 PM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm||W|
|Davao||Sat 11:18 PM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm||WNW|
|General Santos||Sat 11:18 PM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm||WNW|
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