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 = Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 9:48:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%
|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 Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.67 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 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' 26.8"||16.24 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||South||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 46.4"||974.32 mi||West||0° 10' 33.5"||12.10 mi||South||974.05 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 11.5"||912.98 mi||East||3° 48' 28.0"||261.80 mi||South||942.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Tue 1:48 PM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm||SSW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Tue 1:48 PM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 1:48 PM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm||SSW|
|Victoria||Tue 1:48 PM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Tue 12:48 PM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Tue 3:48 PM||1554 km||966 miles||839 nm||ENE|
|Moroni||Tue 12:48 PM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm||W|
|Mogadishu||Tue 12:48 PM||2260 km||1404 miles||1220 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 12:48 PM||2299 km||1429 miles||1242 nm||WNW|
|Male||Tue 2:48 PM||2447 km||1520 miles||1321 nm||NE|
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