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 9:28:00 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 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 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"||16.71 mi||West||0° 00' 12.5"||0.24 mi||South||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 53.9"||1002.33 mi||West||0° 12' 34.4"||14.40 mi||South||1002.49 mi|
|24 hours||12° 10' 26.2"||841.63 mi||East||5° 04' 57.8"||349.22 mi||South||911.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisangani||Sat 11:28 AM||205 km||127 miles||111 nm||SW|
|Yambio||Sat 12:28 PM||368 km||229 miles||199 nm||NE|
|Obo||Sat 10:28 AM||390 km||242 miles||210 nm||N|
|Goma||Sat 11:28 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||SE|
|Ruhengeri||Sat 11:28 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||SE|
|Mbarara||Sat 12:28 PM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm||ESE|
|Bukavu||Sat 11:28 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm||SSE|
|Gitarama||Sat 11:28 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm||SE|
|Kigali||Sat 11:28 AM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm||SE|
|Rwamagana||Sat 11:28 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||SE|
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