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 1:06:00 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 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.41 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.3 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' 30.6"||15.60 mi||West||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||North||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 33.7"||935.63 mi||West||0° 00' 27.8"||0.53 mi||North||935.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 47.1"||762.92 mi||East||0° 16' 38.7"||19.09 mi||South||763.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cabo San Lucas *||Sat 7:06 AM||194 km||121 miles||105 nm||NNW|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 7:06 AM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm||NE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sat 8:06 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||E|
|Tepic *||Sat 7:06 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||E|
|Durango *||Sat 8:06 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara *||Sat 8:06 AM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm||E|
|Colima *||Sat 8:06 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||ESE|
|Aguascalientes *||Sat 8:06 AM||731 km||454 miles||394 nm||E|
|Leon *||Sat 8:06 AM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm||E|
|San Luis Potosi *||Sat 8:06 AM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm||E|
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