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 1:48:00 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: 36%
|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 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 416.01 meters/second, 1497.6 kilometres/hour, 930.6 miles/hour or 808.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 01.5"||0.03 mi||South||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 18.4"||930.27 mi||West||0° 01' 24.2"||1.61 mi||South||930.19 mi|
|24 hours||14° 11' 25.1"||916.40 mi||East||0° 05' 23.0"||6.17 mi||North||916.70 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toliara||Fri 4:48 PM||260 km||162 miles||140 nm||S|
|Fianarantsoa||Fri 4:48 PM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm||E|
|Antsirabe||Fri 4:48 PM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm||ENE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 4:48 PM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm||ENE|
|Mahajanga||Fri 4:48 PM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm||NNE|
|Toamasina||Fri 4:48 PM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm||ENE|
|Nampula||Fri 3:48 PM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm||NW|
|Beira||Fri 3:48 PM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm||W|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 4:48 PM||929 km||577 miles||501 nm||NNE|
|Pemba||Fri 3:48 PM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm||NNW|
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