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 1:30:00 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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.72 meters/second, 1539.8 km/hour, 956.8 miles/hour or 831.4 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"||0.11 mi||North||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 48.4"||956.50 mi||West||0° 05' 58.5"||6.85 mi||North||956.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 08.0"||749.57 mi||East||1° 59' 46.3"||137.30 mi||North||757.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Thu 4:30 AM||228 km||142 miles||123 nm||NNE|
|Kassala||Thu 4:30 AM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm||S|
|Teseney||Thu 4:30 AM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||SSE|
|Keren||Thu 4:30 AM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm||SE|
|Asmara||Thu 4:30 AM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm||SE|
|Mendefera||Thu 4:30 AM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||SE|
|Khartoum||Thu 4:30 AM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm||SW|
|Jeddah||Thu 4:30 AM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm||NE|
|Makkah||Thu 4:30 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||NE|
|Gondar||Thu 4:30 AM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm||SSE|
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