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 5:36:00 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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.92 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.3 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' 30.8"||15.66 mi||West||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||North||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.9"||938.99 mi||West||0° 02' 22.4"||2.72 mi||North||938.87 mi|
|24 hours||348° 16' 38.9"||758.43 mi||West||0° 30' 03.3"||34.46 mi||North||757.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sat 5:36 AM||753 km||468 miles||406 nm||WSW|
|Midway||Fri 6:36 AM||1227 km||763 miles||663 nm||NE|
|Majuro||Sat 5:36 AM||1531 km||951 miles||827 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Sat 5:36 AM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm||S|
|Palikir||Sat 4:36 AM||2266 km||1408 miles||1223 nm||SW|
|Yaren||Sat 5:36 AM||2467 km||1533 miles||1332 nm||SSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 5:36 AM||2513 km||1562 miles||1357 nm||SSE|
|Honolulu||Fri 7:36 AM||2956 km||1837 miles||1596 nm||E|
|Hagåtña||Sat 3:36 AM||3176 km||1973 miles||1715 nm||W|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:36 AM||3293 km||2046 miles||1778 nm||S|
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