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 7:40:00 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: 39%
|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 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.75 meters/second, 1496.7 km/hour, 930.0 miles/hour or 808.2 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"||15.50 mi||West||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||South||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 22.7"||929.70 mi||West||0° 00' 34.0"||0.65 mi||South||929.67 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 33.9"||911.63 mi||East||0° 25' 01.3"||28.69 mi||North||913.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campos||Fri 4:40 PM||79 km||49 miles||43 nm||SSW|
|Vitória||Fri 4:40 PM||116 km||72 miles||62 nm||NE|
|Macaé||Fri 4:40 PM||163 km||101 miles||88 nm||SSW|
|Petrópolis||Fri 4:40 PM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm||SW|
|Niterói||Fri 4:40 PM||294 km||182 miles||159 nm||SW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 4:40 PM||305 km||190 miles||165 nm||SW|
|Belo Horizonte||Fri 4:40 PM||334 km||208 miles||180 nm||WNW|
|Guarulhos||Fri 4:40 PM||627 km||389 miles||338 nm||WSW|
|Santos||Fri 4:40 PM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo||Fri 4:40 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm||WSW|
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