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 6:46:00 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: 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 18:46:00 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' 00.1"||0.00 mi||South||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 29.1"||935.41 mi||West||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||South||935.41 mi|
|24 hours||348° 08' 54.2"||764.22 mi||West||0° 30' 23.5"||34.85 mi||South||766.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 6:46 AM||289 km||179 miles||156 nm||SW|
|Majuro||Sun 6:46 AM||1597 km||993 miles||862 nm||SSE|
|Midway||Sat 7:46 AM||1625 km||1010 miles||878 nm||ENE|
|Palikir||Sun 5:46 AM||1935 km||1202 miles||1045 nm||SW|
|Tarawa||Sun 6:46 AM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Sun 6:46 AM||2416 km||1502 miles||1305 nm||S|
|Hagåtña||Sun 4:46 AM||2659 km||1652 miles||1436 nm||WSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 6:46 AM||2846 km||1769 miles||1537 nm||SE|
|Tokyo||Sun 3:46 AM||3223 km||2002 miles||1740 nm||NW|
|Honolulu||Sat 8:46 AM||3488 km||2167 miles||1883 nm||E|
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