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 12:20:00 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: 69%
|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 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.12 meters/second, 1530.4 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 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' 31.5"||15.85 mi||West||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||North||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.0"||950.66 mi||West||0° 05' 03.3"||5.80 mi||North||950.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 10.3"||751.81 mi||East||1° 36' 40.5"||110.83 mi||North||756.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Thu 5:20 AM||1546 km||960 miles||835 nm||NE|
|Tijuana *||Thu 5:20 AM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm||NNE|
|San Diego *||Thu 5:20 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm||NNE|
|Mazatlan *||Thu 6:20 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm||ENE|
|Mexicali *||Thu 5:20 AM||1633 km||1015 miles||882 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 5:20 AM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Thu 5:20 AM||1858 km||1155 miles||1003 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Thu 7:20 AM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm||E|
|Las Vegas *||Thu 5:20 AM||2005 km||1246 miles||1082 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Thu 7:20 AM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm||ENE|
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