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 5:26:00 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: 48%
|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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.32 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' 30.0"||935.43 mi||West||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||North||935.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 48.5"||763.92 mi||East||0° 27' 09.2"||31.14 mi||South||765.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Sat 6:26 AM||933 km||580 miles||504 nm||NNW|
|Honolulu||Sat 7:26 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm||E|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:26 AM||2220 km||1380 miles||1199 nm||W|
|Majuro||Sun 5:26 AM||2362 km||1468 miles||1275 nm||SW|
|Baker Island||Sat 5:26 AM||2375 km||1476 miles||1282 nm||SSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:26 AM||2682 km||1666 miles||1448 nm||SE|
|Tarawa||Sun 5:26 AM||2720 km||1690 miles||1469 nm||SW|
|Yaren||Sun 5:26 AM||3313 km||2058 miles||1789 nm||SW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:26 AM||3387 km||2105 miles||1829 nm||S|
|Adak *||Sat 8:26 AM||3420 km||2125 miles||1847 nm||N|
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