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 = Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 1:18:00 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: 73%
|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 Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.77 meters/second, 1540.0 km/hour, 956.9 miles/hour or 831.5 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' 31.7"||15.95 mi||West||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||North||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 48.8"||956.61 mi||West||0° 05' 59.5"||6.87 mi||North||956.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 01.2"||749.53 mi||East||2° 00' 11.3"||137.78 mi||North||757.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nakfa||Thu 4:18 AM||142 km||88 miles||77 nm||SSW|
|Keren||Thu 4:18 AM||238 km||148 miles||128 nm||SSW|
|Port Sudan||Thu 4:18 AM||264 km||164 miles||143 nm||NW|
|Asmara||Thu 4:18 AM||281 km||175 miles||152 nm||S|
|Mendefera||Thu 4:18 AM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm||S|
|Kassala||Thu 4:18 AM||381 km||236 miles||205 nm||SW|
|Teseney||Thu 4:18 AM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm||SW|
|Makkah||Thu 4:18 AM||403 km||251 miles||218 nm||NNE|
|Khamis Mushait||Thu 4:18 AM||406 km||252 miles||219 nm||E|
|Jeddah||Thu 4:18 AM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm||N|
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