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 2:48:00 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 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.95 meters/second, 1497.4 km/hour, 930.4 miles/hour or 808.5 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' 01.2"||0.03 mi||South||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 19.0"||930.13 mi||West||0° 01' 15.6"||1.45 mi||South||930.07 mi|
|24 hours||14° 10' 50.0"||915.63 mi||East||0° 08' 45.0"||10.03 mi||North||916.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bulawayo||Fri 4:48 PM||111 km||69 miles||60 nm||NNW|
|Francistown||Fri 4:48 PM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm||W|
|Selebi-Phikwe||Fri 4:48 PM||168 km||105 miles||91 nm||SW|
|Tonota||Fri 4:48 PM||177 km||110 miles||95 nm||WSW|
|Gweru||Fri 4:48 PM||190 km||118 miles||102 nm||NNE|
|Masvingo||Fri 4:48 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm||ENE|
|Lerala||Fri 4:48 PM||239 km||148 miles||129 nm||SW|
|Serowe||Fri 4:48 PM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm||WSW|
|Polokwane||Fri 4:48 PM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm||S|
|Chitungwiza||Fri 4:48 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm||NNE|
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