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 = Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 4:36:00 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: 39%
|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 Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.40 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.2 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' 30.2"||15.64 mi||West||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||South||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 17.5"||937.84 mi||West||0° 02' 18.8"||2.65 mi||South||937.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 47.2"||769.28 mi||East||1° 23' 22.6"||95.59 mi||South||778.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sun 6:36 AM||999 km||621 miles||540 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Mon 6:36 AM||2318 km||1440 miles||1251 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Sun 5:36 AM||3054 km||1898 miles||1649 nm||WNW|
|San Francisco *||Sun 9:36 AM||3117 km||1937 miles||1683 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 9:36 AM||3291 km||2045 miles||1777 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 9:36 AM||3632 km||2257 miles||1961 nm||NE|
|Seattle *||Sun 9:36 AM||3775 km||2346 miles||2038 nm||NNE|
|Baker Island||Sun 4:36 AM||3825 km||2377 miles||2066 nm||WSW|
|Phoenix||Sun 9:36 AM||3825 km||2377 miles||2066 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 9:36 AM||3858 km||2397 miles||2083 nm||ENE|
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