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 = Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 8:18:00 AM.
= 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|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 Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.08 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 29.8"||16.70 mi||West||0° 00' 12.4"||0.24 mi||South||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 55.7"||1002.21 mi||West||0° 12' 32.9"||14.37 mi||South||1002.38 mi|
|24 hours||12° 09' 34.2"||840.51 mi||East||5° 04' 45.2"||348.98 mi||South||910.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Sat 11:18 AM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm||E|
|Kismayo||Sat 11:18 AM||289 km||179 miles||156 nm||SSW|
|Garissa||Sat 11:18 AM||503 km||312 miles||271 nm||SW|
|Galkayo||Sat 11:18 AM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm||NE|
|Awasa||Sat 11:18 AM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm||NW|
|Mombasa||Sat 11:18 AM||796 km||495 miles||430 nm||SSW|
|Nairobi||Sat 11:18 AM||820 km||510 miles||443 nm||WSW|
|Hargeisa||Sat 11:18 AM||827 km||514 miles||447 nm||N|
|Adama||Sat 11:18 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||NNW|
|Dire Dawa||Sat 11:18 AM||844 km||524 miles||456 nm||NNW|
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