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 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: 17%
|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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.59 meters/second, 1532.1 km/hour, 952.0 miles/hour or 827.3 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' 25.2"||15.87 mi||West||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||South||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 14.6"||951.72 mi||West||0° 07' 34.5"||8.69 mi||South||951.43 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 25.1"||928.82 mi||East||2° 27' 26.1"||169.01 mi||South||937.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 3:46 PM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm||E|
|Recife||Wed 12:46 PM||2575 km||1600 miles||1390 nm||WNW|
|Monrovia||Wed 3:46 PM||2640 km||1640 miles||1425 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Wed 3:46 PM||2710 km||1684 miles||1463 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 3:46 PM||2819 km||1752 miles||1522 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Wed 3:46 PM||2867 km||1782 miles||1548 nm||N|
|Accra||Wed 3:46 PM||2914 km||1810 miles||1573 nm||NNE|
|São Tomé||Wed 3:46 PM||2936 km||1824 miles||1585 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Wed 3:46 PM||2981 km||1852 miles||1609 nm||N|
|Luanda||Wed 4:46 PM||3011 km||1871 miles||1626 nm||ENE|
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