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 7:16:00 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 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.31 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' 28.6"||935.41 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||South||935.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 12.0"||764.34 mi||East||0° 31' 36.4"||36.24 mi||South||766.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 7:16 AM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||ESE|
|Palikir||Sun 6:16 AM||1619 km||1006 miles||874 nm||SSW|
|Majuro||Sun 7:16 AM||1911 km||1187 miles||1032 nm||SE|
|Hagåtña||Sun 5:16 AM||1948 km||1210 miles||1052 nm||WSW|
|Midway||Sat 8:16 AM||2296 km||1426 miles||1239 nm||ENE|
|Yaren||Sun 7:16 AM||2489 km||1547 miles||1344 nm||SSE|
|Tarawa||Sun 7:16 AM||2539 km||1578 miles||1371 nm||SSE|
|Yokohama||Sun 4:16 AM||2632 km||1635 miles||1421 nm||NW|
|Tokyo||Sun 4:16 AM||2636 km||1638 miles||1423 nm||NW|
|Melekeok||Sun 4:16 AM||3238 km||2012 miles||1748 nm||WSW|
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