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 8:38:00 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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.4 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' 55.2"||1002.24 mi||West||0° 12' 33.3"||14.38 mi||South||1002.41 mi|
|24 hours||12° 09' 49.0"||840.83 mi||East||5° 04' 49.0"||349.06 mi||South||910.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Garissa||Sat 11:38 AM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm||SSE|
|Nakuru||Sat 11:38 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||SW|
|Nairobi||Sat 11:38 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm||SSW|
|Arba Minch||Sat 11:38 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm||NNW|
|Kisumu||Sat 11:38 AM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm||WSW|
|Mbale||Sat 11:38 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||WSW|
|Kismayo||Sat 11:38 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||ESE|
|Awasa||Sat 11:38 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||N|
|Lira||Sat 11:38 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm||W|
|Arusha||Sat 11:38 AM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm||SSW|
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