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 2:20:00 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: 59%
|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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.33 meters/second, 1513.2 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 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"||15.67 mi||West||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||North||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.8"||939.93 mi||West||0° 02' 41.1"||3.08 mi||North||939.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 59.9"||757.68 mi||East||0° 37' 44.3"||43.27 mi||North||757.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 4:20 AM||1971 km||1225 miles||1064 nm||W|
|San Jose *||Fri 7:20 AM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm||NE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 7:20 AM||2481 km||1542 miles||1340 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 7:20 AM||2521 km||1566 miles||1361 nm||NE|
|San Diego *||Fri 7:20 AM||2539 km||1578 miles||1371 nm||NE|
|Tijuana *||Fri 7:20 AM||2540 km||1578 miles||1372 nm||NE|
|Sacramento *||Fri 7:20 AM||2601 km||1616 miles||1404 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 7:20 AM||2881 km||1790 miles||1556 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 4:20 AM||2881 km||1790 miles||1556 nm||SW|
|Hermosillo||Fri 7:20 AM||2968 km||1844 miles||1603 nm||ENE|
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