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 = Friday, September 21, 2012 at 12:24:00 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: 35%
|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 Friday, September 21, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.10 meters/second, 1498.0 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.8 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' 24.3"||15.51 mi||West||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||South||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 17.7"||930.48 mi||West||0° 01' 36.2"||1.84 mi||South||930.40 mi|
|24 hours||14° 12' 10.8"||917.45 mi||East||0° 00' 39.4"||0.76 mi||North||917.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Fri 4:24 PM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Fri 4:24 PM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm||W|
|Saint-Pierre||Fri 4:24 PM||853 km||530 miles||461 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 4:24 PM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||W|
|Saint-Paul||Fri 4:24 PM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Fri 3:24 PM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 6:24 PM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Fri 4:24 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1088 nm||NNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Fri 5:24 PM||2296 km||1426 miles||1239 nm||SSE|
|Moroni||Fri 3:24 PM||2408 km||1496 miles||1300 nm||WNW|
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