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 2:10:00 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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.69 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 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' 28.9"||16.65 mi||West||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||South||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 57.2"||999.08 mi||West||0° 12' 39.4"||14.50 mi||South||999.04 mi|
|24 hours||12° 37' 30.0"||870.94 mi||East||4° 56' 10.9"||339.22 mi||South||931.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Sun 12:10 PM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm||W|
|Natal||Sun 11:10 AM||662 km||412 miles||358 nm||WSW|
|Recife||Sun 11:10 AM||738 km||459 miles||399 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 11:10 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm||W|
|Salvador||Sun 11:10 AM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm||SW|
|Belém||Sun 11:10 AM||2136 km||1327 miles||1153 nm||W|
|Praia||Sun 1:10 PM||2214 km||1376 miles||1195 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Sun 2:10 PM||2283 km||1418 miles||1233 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Sun 2:10 PM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Sun 2:10 PM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm||NE|
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