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 = Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 8:28:00 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: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.40 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.7 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' 29.1"||16.68 mi||West||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||South||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 10.9"||1000.66 mi||West||0° 12' 43.7"||14.58 mi||South||1000.67 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 17.9"||864.95 mi||East||5° 00' 08.1"||343.73 mi||South||927.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sun 12:28 PM||316 km||196 miles||170 nm||SE|
|Mogadishu||Sun 11:28 AM||1029 km||640 miles||556 nm||WNW|
|Moroni||Sun 11:28 AM||1451 km||902 miles||783 nm||SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 11:28 AM||1590 km||988 miles||859 nm||WSW|
|Nairobi||Sun 11:28 AM||1823 km||1133 miles||984 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Sun 11:28 AM||1863 km||1158 miles||1006 nm||SSW|
|Djibouti||Sun 11:28 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm||NW|
|Port Louis||Sun 12:28 PM||1958 km||1216 miles||1057 nm||SSE|
|Dodoma||Sun 11:28 AM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm||W|
|Aden||Sun 11:28 AM||1967 km||1222 miles||1062 nm||NNW|
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