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 = Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 3:46:00 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: 12%
|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 Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.55 meters/second, 1546.4 km/hour, 960.9 miles/hour or 835.0 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' 25.7"||16.01 mi||West||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||South||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 49.0"||960.61 mi||West||0° 08' 54.3"||10.21 mi||South||960.31 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 12.0"||924.44 mi||East||3° 02' 39.6"||209.36 mi||South||940.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Wed 2:46 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||N|
|Luganville||Wed 2:46 PM||775 km||482 miles||419 nm||E|
|Gizo||Wed 2:46 PM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||NNW|
|Port Vila||Wed 2:46 PM||918 km||570 miles||496 nm||ESE|
|Noumea||Wed 2:46 PM||992 km||616 miles||536 nm||SE|
|Brisbane||Wed 1:46 PM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm||SSW|
|Cairns||Wed 1:46 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm||W|
|Port Moresby||Wed 1:46 PM||1552 km||965 miles||838 nm||WNW|
|Yaren||Wed 3:46 PM||1850 km||1150 miles||999 nm||NNE|
|Suva||Wed 3:46 PM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm||E|
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