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 12:02:00 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).
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 12:02:00 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' 29.0"||16.66 mi||West||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||South||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 02.4"||999.72 mi||West||0° 12' 41.4"||14.53 mi||South||999.70 mi|
|24 hours||12° 35' 08.2"||868.69 mi||East||4° 57' 47.5"||341.05 mi||South||929.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Tomé||Sun 12:02 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm||NE|
|Port-Gentil||Sun 1:02 PM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm||ENE|
|Santo António (Príncipe)||Sun 12:02 PM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Sun 1:02 PM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm||ENE|
|Accra||Sun 12:02 PM||1045 km||649 miles||564 nm||N|
|Lome||Sun 12:02 PM||1093 km||679 miles||590 nm||N|
|Porto Novo||Sun 1:02 PM||1140 km||709 miles||616 nm||N|
|Lagos||Sun 1:02 PM||1149 km||714 miles||620 nm||N|
|Malabo||Sun 1:02 PM||1164 km||723 miles||628 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Sun 12:02 PM||1173 km||729 miles||634 nm||NNW|
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