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 5:26:00 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: 58%
|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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 419.94 meters/second, 1511.8 kilometres/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.8"||15.66 mi||West||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||North||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.1"||939.04 mi||West||0° 02' 23.5"||2.74 mi||North||938.92 mi|
|24 hours||348° 16' 43.1"||758.39 mi||West||0° 30' 26.9"||34.91 mi||North||757.92 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sat 5:26 AM||1001 km||622 miles||541 nm||W|
|Midway||Fri 6:26 AM||1060 km||659 miles||572 nm||NE|
|Majuro||Sat 5:26 AM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm||SSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 5:26 AM||2164 km||1344 miles||1168 nm||S|
|Baker Island||Fri 5:26 AM||2412 km||1499 miles||1302 nm||SSE|
|Palikir||Sat 4:26 AM||2464 km||1531 miles||1330 nm||SW|
|Yaren||Sat 5:26 AM||2557 km||1589 miles||1381 nm||SSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 7:26 AM||2706 km||1681 miles||1461 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:26 AM||3254 km||2022 miles||1757 nm||S|
|Hagåtña||Sat 3:26 AM||3424 km||2128 miles||1849 nm||W|
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