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 1:20:00 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||Third Quarter||Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.41 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 935.9 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' 33.4"||935.61 mi||West||0° 00' 26.4"||0.51 mi||North||935.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 50.6"||762.98 mi||East||0° 17' 12.7"||19.74 mi||South||763.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Sat 7:20 AM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm||ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sat 8:20 AM||779 km||484 miles||421 nm||E|
|Hermosillo||Sat 6:20 AM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm||N|
|Guadalajara *||Sat 8:20 AM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm||E|
|Chihuahua *||Sat 7:20 AM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm||NE|
|Aguascalientes *||Sat 8:20 AM||1080 km||671 miles||583 nm||E|
|Leon *||Sat 8:20 AM||1144 km||711 miles||618 nm||E|
|San Luis Potosi *||Sat 8:20 AM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm||E|
|Tucson||Sat 6:20 AM||1231 km||765 miles||665 nm||N|
|Mexicali *||Sat 6:20 AM||1294 km||804 miles||699 nm||NNW|
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