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 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: 60%
|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 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.61 meters/second, 1514.2 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 30.9"||15.68 mi||West||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||North||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.3"||940.56 mi||West||0° 02' 52.5"||3.30 mi||North||940.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 08.3"||757.22 mi||East||0° 42' 25.1"||48.64 mi||North||757.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Fri 6:20 AM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm||NE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Fri 7:20 AM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm||E|
|Tepic *||Fri 6:20 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm||ENE|
|Colima *||Fri 7:20 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm||ESE|
|Guadalajara *||Fri 7:20 AM||681 km||423 miles||367 nm||E|
|Aguascalientes *||Fri 7:20 AM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm||ENE|
|Leon *||Fri 7:20 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||E|
|San Luis Potosi *||Fri 7:20 AM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 5:20 AM||957 km||594 miles||517 nm||N|
|Chihuahua *||Fri 6:20 AM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm||NNE|
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