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 9:18:00 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: 98%
|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 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.36 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 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' 32.5"||16.75 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||North||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 35.4"||1005.10 mi||West||0° 11' 33.3"||13.23 mi||North||1005.12 mi|
|24 hours||10° 54' 12.3"||753.55 mi||East||4° 29' 30.1"||308.64 mi||North||812.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galkayo||Sun 12:18 AM||804 km||499 miles||434 nm||NW|
|Victoria||Sun 1:18 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm||SSE|
|Mogadishu||Sun 12:18 AM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm||W|
|Aden||Sun 12:18 AM||1462 km||908 miles||789 nm||NW|
|Djibouti||Sun 12:18 AM||1507 km||936 miles||814 nm||NW|
|Sana||Sun 12:18 AM||1742 km||1082 miles||940 nm||NW|
|Addis Ababa||Sun 12:18 AM||1760 km||1094 miles||950 nm||WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 12:18 AM||1850 km||1150 miles||999 nm||WSW|
|Nairobi||Sun 12:18 AM||1868 km||1161 miles||1008 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Sun 12:18 AM||1905 km||1184 miles||1029 nm||SW|
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