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 12:16:00 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: 50%
|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 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.44 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.0 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' 00.6"||0.01 mi||North||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 34.4"||935.69 mi||West||0° 00' 32.8"||0.63 mi||North||935.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 34.2"||762.73 mi||East||0° 14' 37.8"||16.77 mi||South||763.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tizayuca *||Sat 7:16 AM||238 km||148 miles||129 nm||SW|
|Veracruz *||Sat 7:16 AM||250 km||156 miles||135 nm||SSE|
|Mexico City *||Sat 7:16 AM||281 km||175 miles||152 nm||SW|
|Cuernavaca *||Sat 7:16 AM||329 km||204 miles||177 nm||SW|
|Querétaro *||Sat 7:16 AM||337 km||210 miles||182 nm||WSW|
|San Luis Potosi *||Sat 7:16 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm||WNW|
|Oaxaca *||Sat 7:16 AM||463 km||287 miles||250 nm||S|
|Leon *||Sat 7:16 AM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm||W|
|Matamoros *||Sat 7:16 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||N|
|Aguascalientes *||Sat 7:16 AM||531 km||330 miles||286 nm||W|
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