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 = Monday, September 10, 2012 at 5:36:00 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: 30%
|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 Monday, September 10, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.31 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.8 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"||15.78 mi||West||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||South||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 15.1"||946.62 mi||West||0° 04' 49.2"||5.53 mi||South||946.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 02.2"||775.69 mi||East||2° 22' 21.8"||163.18 mi||South||797.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Mon 7:36 AM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm||W|
|Wailuku||Mon 7:36 AM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm||WNW|
|Honolulu||Mon 7:36 AM||762 km||473 miles||411 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 7:36 AM||2059 km||1280 miles||1112 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Mon 6:36 AM||2867 km||1781 miles||1548 nm||WNW|
|San Francisco *||Mon 10:36 AM||3428 km||2130 miles||1851 nm||NE|
|Baker Island||Mon 5:36 AM||3508 km||2180 miles||1894 nm||SW|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 10:36 AM||3608 km||2242 miles||1948 nm||ENE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 6:36 AM||3882 km||2412 miles||2096 nm||SW|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 10:36 AM||3948 km||2453 miles||2132 nm||NE|
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