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 6:36:00 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: 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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.32 meters/second, 1505.9 km/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 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' 00.0"||0.00 mi||South||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 29.1"||935.41 mi||West||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||South||935.41 mi|
|24 hours||348° 08' 56.2"||764.18 mi||West||0° 29' 59.2"||34.39 mi||South||766.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 6:36 AM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm||WSW|
|Midway||Sat 7:36 AM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm||NE|
|Majuro||Sun 6:36 AM||1567 km||974 miles||846 nm||S|
|Palikir||Sun 5:36 AM||2095 km||1302 miles||1131 nm||SW|
|Tarawa||Sun 6:36 AM||2206 km||1371 miles||1191 nm||S|
|Yaren||Sun 6:36 AM||2449 km||1522 miles||1322 nm||S|
|Baker Island||Sat 6:36 AM||2704 km||1680 miles||1460 nm||SSE|
|Hagåtña||Sun 4:36 AM||2903 km||1804 miles||1567 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Sat 8:36 AM||3238 km||2012 miles||1749 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Sun 6:36 AM||3416 km||2122 miles||1844 nm||SSE|
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