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 = Friday, September 7, 2012 at 7:30:00 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: 62%
|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 Friday, September 7, 2012 at 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.35 meters/second, 1516.9 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 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' 31.1"||15.71 mi||West||0° 00' 03.3"||0.06 mi||North||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.5"||942.22 mi||West||0° 03' 19.7"||3.82 mi||North||942.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 57.5"||756.10 mi||East||0° 53' 38.2"||61.50 mi||North||756.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Fri 6:30 AM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Fri 4:30 AM||2178 km||1353 miles||1176 nm||SW|
|Bridgetown||Fri 3:30 AM||2264 km||1407 miles||1223 nm||WSW|
|Paramaribo||Fri 4:30 AM||2312 km||1436 miles||1248 nm||SW|
|Fort-de-France||Fri 3:30 AM||2352 km||1462 miles||1270 nm||WSW|
|Saint John's (Antigua)||Fri 3:30 AM||2359 km||1466 miles||1274 nm||W|
|Roseau||Fri 3:30 AM||2361 km||1467 miles||1275 nm||W|
|Castries||Fri 3:30 AM||2365 km||1470 miles||1277 nm||WSW|
|Ponta Delgada *||Fri 7:30 AM||2366 km||1470 miles||1277 nm||NNE|
|Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)||Fri 3:30 AM||2376 km||1476 miles||1283 nm||W|
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