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 = Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 8:28:00 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: 12%
|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 Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 436.68 meters/second, 1572.0 kilometres/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.4"||16.28 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||South||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 27.1"||976.63 mi||West||0° 09' 23.1"||10.75 mi||South||977.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 02.5"||795.57 mi||East||4° 05' 07.0"||280.80 mi||South||849.32 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 10:28 AM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm||NE|
|Baker Island||Wed 8:28 AM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm||SSW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 10:28 AM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm||SE|
|Midway||Wed 9:28 AM||1879 km||1168 miles||1015 nm||NNW|
|Majuro||Thu 8:28 AM||2284 km||1419 miles||1233 nm||WSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 8:28 AM||2405 km||1494 miles||1298 nm||WSW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 9:28 AM||2521 km||1566 miles||1361 nm||S|
|Wake Island||Thu 8:28 AM||2711 km||1685 miles||1464 nm||WNW|
|Funafuti||Thu 8:28 AM||2758 km||1714 miles||1489 nm||SSW|
|Apia||Thu 9:28 AM||3019 km||1876 miles||1630 nm||S|
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