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 = Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 3:56:00 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: 21%
|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 Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.98 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.3 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' 24.7"||15.73 mi||West||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||South||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 46.2"||943.63 mi||West||0° 06' 04.5"||6.97 mi||South||943.37 mi|
|24 hours||345° 47' 35.7"||930.14 mi||West||1° 48' 51.4"||124.80 mi||South||933.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Thu 2:56 PM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm||WNW|
|Luganville||Thu 2:56 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm||NW|
|Nadi||Thu 3:56 PM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm||E|
|Noumea||Thu 2:56 PM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm||SW|
|Lautoka||Thu 3:56 PM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm||E|
|Suva||Thu 3:56 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm||E|
|Labasa||Thu 3:56 PM||883 km||549 miles||477 nm||ENE|
|Funafuti||Thu 3:56 PM||1416 km||880 miles||765 nm||NE|
|Nukualofa||Thu 4:56 PM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm||ESE|
|Honiara||Thu 2:56 PM||1617 km||1005 miles||873 nm||NW|
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