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 4:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.33 meters/second, 1506.0 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' 00.1"||0.00 mi||North||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 30.6"||935.45 mi||West||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||North||935.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 39.7"||763.76 mi||East||0° 25' 32.1"||29.28 mi||South||765.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 6:46 AM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm||E|
|Wailuku||Sat 6:46 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm||E|
|Midway||Sat 5:46 AM||1688 km||1049 miles||911 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 6:46 AM||2216 km||1377 miles||1197 nm||SSE|
|Baker Island||Sat 4:46 AM||2780 km||1727 miles||1501 nm||SW|
|Wake Island||Sun 4:46 AM||3224 km||2003 miles||1741 nm||W|
|Majuro||Sun 4:46 AM||3229 km||2006 miles||1743 nm||WSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 4:46 AM||3446 km||2141 miles||1860 nm||SW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 5:46 AM||3518 km||2186 miles||1899 nm||SSW|
|Adak *||Sat 7:46 AM||3612 km||2244 miles||1950 nm||NNW|
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