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 2:16:00 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||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 14:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.38 meters/second, 1506.2 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' 00.4"||0.01 mi||North||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 32.6"||935.55 mi||West||0° 00' 20.7"||0.40 mi||North||935.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 04.4"||763.19 mi||East||0° 19' 28.4"||22.33 mi||South||764.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sat 7:16 AM||1550 km||963 miles||837 nm||NE|
|San Diego *||Sat 7:16 AM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 7:16 AM||1623 km||1008 miles||876 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sat 7:16 AM||1655 km||1028 miles||894 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 7:16 AM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm||ENE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Sat 7:16 AM||1834 km||1139 miles||990 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sat 7:16 AM||1869 km||1161 miles||1009 nm||N|
|Oakland *||Sat 7:16 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1012 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Sat 7:16 AM||1945 km||1208 miles||1050 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 7:16 AM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm||NNE|
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