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 9:46:00 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: 24%
|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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.47 meters/second, 1513.7 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.3 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' 24.5"||15.68 mi||West||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||South||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 35.4"||940.24 mi||West||0° 05' 18.8"||6.09 mi||South||940.01 mi|
|24 hours||14° 14' 47.5"||929.59 mi||East||1° 29' 36.7"||102.74 mi||South||930.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Thu 3:46 PM||2099 km||1304 miles||1134 nm||NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 2:46 PM||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm||SSW|
|Jakarta||Thu 4:46 PM||2566 km||1594 miles||1386 nm||ENE|
|Bandung||Thu 4:46 PM||2587 km||1608 miles||1397 nm||ENE|
|Singapore||Thu 5:46 PM||2912 km||1809 miles||1572 nm||NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Thu 5:46 PM||2947 km||1831 miles||1591 nm||NNE|
|Male||Thu 2:46 PM||3017 km||1874 miles||1629 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 3:16 PM||3020 km||1876 miles||1630 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Thu 1:46 PM||3127 km||1943 miles||1689 nm||W|
|Perth||Thu 5:46 PM||3167 km||1968 miles||1710 nm||ESE|
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