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 1:16:00 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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.48 meters/second, 1513.7 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.4 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' 30.9"||15.68 mi||West||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||North||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.1"||940.26 mi||West||0° 02' 47.2"||3.20 mi||North||940.12 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 32.6"||757.43 mi||East||0° 40' 14.2"||46.14 mi||North||757.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Fri 6:16 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm||NNE|
|San Diego *||Fri 6:16 AM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Fri 6:16 AM||1555 km||967 miles||840 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:16 AM||1573 km||978 miles||850 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 6:16 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm||NNE|
|Mazatlan *||Fri 7:16 AM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Fri 6:16 AM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Fri 6:16 AM||1866 km||1159 miles||1008 nm||N|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 6:16 AM||1905 km||1184 miles||1029 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 6:16 AM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm||N|
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