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 = Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 11:26:00 AM.
= 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: 51%
|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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.47 meters/second, 1506.5 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.4 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' 30.6"||15.60 mi||West||0° 00' 00.7"||0.01 mi||North||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 35.2"||935.76 mi||West||0° 00' 37.8"||0.72 mi||North||935.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 20.9"||762.54 mi||East||0° 12' 36.7"||14.46 mi||South||763.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cancún *||Sat 6:26 AM||178 km||111 miles||96 nm||W|
|Pinar del Río *||Sat 7:26 AM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm||NE|
|Cozumel *||Sat 6:26 AM||205 km||127 miles||110 nm||WSW|
|Playa del Carmen *||Sat 6:26 AM||212 km||132 miles||114 nm||WSW|
|Havana *||Sat 7:26 AM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm||NE|
|George Town (Cayman)||Sat 6:26 AM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||ESE|
|Chetumal *||Sat 6:26 AM||447 km||278 miles||242 nm||SW|
|Merida *||Sat 6:26 AM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||W|
|San Pedro||Sat 5:26 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||SW|
|Orange Walk Town||Sat 5:26 AM||499 km||310 miles||270 nm||SW|
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