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 = Friday, September 14, 2012 at 7:28:00 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: 2%
|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 Friday, September 14, 2012 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.98 meters/second, 1609.1 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 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"||16.66 mi||West||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||South||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 11.0"||999.74 mi||West||0° 12' 09.6"||13.93 mi||South||999.98 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 19.5"||828.72 mi||East||4° 59' 44.0"||343.24 mi||South||898.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 9:28 AM||2995 km||1861 miles||1617 nm||W|
|Papeete||Fri 9:28 AM||3233 km||2009 miles||1746 nm||SW|
|Adamstown||Fri 11:28 AM||3300 km||2050 miles||1782 nm||S|
|Hermosillo||Fri 12:28 PM||3393 km||2108 miles||1832 nm||NE|
|Honolulu||Fri 9:28 AM||3473 km||2158 miles||1875 nm||NW|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 12:28 PM||3483 km||2164 miles||1881 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Fri 12:28 PM||3708 km||2304 miles||2002 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 12:28 PM||3749 km||2329 miles||2024 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City *||Fri 2:28 PM||3773 km||2344 miles||2037 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 12:28 PM||3815 km||2370 miles||2060 nm||NNE|
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