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, September 2, 2012 at 2:18:00 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: 97%
|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 Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 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' 32.6"||16.74 mi||West||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||North||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 40.4"||1004.36 mi||West||0° 11' 26.0"||13.09 mi||North||1004.34 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 06.6"||751.67 mi||East||4° 25' 32.5"||304.11 mi||North||808.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Sun 2:18 AM||899 km||559 miles||486 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Sun 2:18 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm||NE|
|Bo||Sun 2:18 AM||1003 km||623 miles||541 nm||ENE|
|Boké||Sun 2:18 AM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm||NE|
|Monrovia||Sun 2:18 AM||1021 km||634 miles||551 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Sun 2:18 AM||1038 km||645 miles||560 nm||NNE|
|Banjul||Sun 2:18 AM||1165 km||724 miles||629 nm||NNE|
|Dakar||Sun 2:18 AM||1275 km||792 miles||688 nm||N|
|Praia||Sun 1:18 AM||1354 km||841 miles||731 nm||NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 2:18 AM||1625 km||1010 miles||878 nm||ENE|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator/Calendar – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related Time Zone Tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.