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 11:36:00 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: 37%
|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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.22 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.9 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"||15.67 mi||West||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||South||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 15.6"||939.70 mi||West||0° 03' 01.3"||3.47 mi||South||939.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 55.3"||770.97 mi||East||1° 40' 10.8"||114.85 mi||South||783.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Mon 7:36 AM||54 km||34 miles||29 nm||SSE|
|Nanning||Mon 7:36 AM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm||NW|
|Hai Phong||Mon 6:36 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm||W|
|Macau||Mon 7:36 AM||392 km||244 miles||212 nm||ENE|
|Foshan||Mon 7:36 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm||NE|
|Guangzhou||Mon 7:36 AM||427 km||266 miles||231 nm||NE|
|Hong Kong||Mon 7:36 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm||ENE|
|Shenzhen||Mon 7:36 AM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||ENE|
|Hanoi||Mon 6:36 AM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm||W|
|Kowloon||Mon 7:36 AM||464 km||288 miles||251 nm||ENE|
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