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 10:08:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 11%
|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 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.48 meters/second, 1553.3 km/hour, 965.2 miles/hour or 838.7 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' 26.1"||16.09 mi||West||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||South||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 06.4"||964.93 mi||West||0° 09' 28.1"||10.85 mi||South||964.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 02.6"||921.42 mi||East||3° 17' 59.9"||226.92 mi||South||941.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Tue 2:08 PM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm||SW|
|Easter Island *||Tue 5:08 PM||1664 km||1034 miles||899 nm||SE|
|Papeete||Tue 12:08 PM||3304 km||2053 miles||1784 nm||W|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 4:08 PM||3559 km||2212 miles||1922 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 5:08 PM||4363 km||2711 miles||2356 nm||NNE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 12:08 PM||4388 km||2726 miles||2369 nm||WSW|
|Guatemala||Tue 4:08 PM||4506 km||2800 miles||2433 nm||NE|
|Lima||Tue 5:08 PM||4521 km||2809 miles||2441 nm||E|
|San Salvador||Tue 4:08 PM||4539 km||2820 miles||2451 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:08 PM||4638 km||2882 miles||2504 nm||WNW|
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