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 3:36:00 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: 49%
|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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.35 meters/second, 1506.1 km/hour, 935.8 miles/hour or 813.2 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' 30.4"||15.60 mi||West||0° 00' 00.3"||0.01 mi||North||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 31.6"||935.49 mi||West||0° 00' 12.7"||0.25 mi||North||935.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 23.7"||763.50 mi||East||0° 22' 42.4"||26.04 mi||South||764.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 5:36 AM||1273 km||791 miles||687 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 5:36 AM||2493 km||1549 miles||1346 nm||SSW|
|San Francisco *||Sat 8:36 AM||2885 km||1792 miles||1558 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 8:36 AM||3034 km||1885 miles||1638 nm||NE|
|Midway||Sat 4:36 AM||3297 km||2049 miles||1780 nm||WNW|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 8:36 AM||3380 km||2100 miles||1825 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Sat 8:36 AM||3561 km||2213 miles||1923 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 8:36 AM||3583 km||2227 miles||1935 nm||ENE|
|Seattle *||Sat 8:36 AM||3593 km||2233 miles||1940 nm||NNE|
|Vancouver *||Sat 8:36 AM||3692 km||2294 miles||1993 nm||NNE|
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