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 11:24:00 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: 40%
|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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.72 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 929.9 miles/hour or 808.1 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' 00.1"||0.00 mi||South||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 27.0"||929.63 mi||West||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||South||929.63 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 34.9"||908.28 mi||East||0° 37' 21.1"||42.83 mi||North||911.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 6:24 PM||1618 km||1005 miles||873 nm||WSW|
|Lima||Fri 6:24 PM||2141 km||1330 miles||1156 nm||ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 5:24 PM||2308 km||1434 miles||1246 nm||NNE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 6:24 PM||2644 km||1643 miles||1428 nm||NE|
|Santiago *||Fri 8:24 PM||2740 km||1703 miles||1480 nm||SE|
|La Paz||Fri 7:24 PM||2852 km||1772 miles||1540 nm||E|
|Quito||Fri 6:24 PM||2912 km||1810 miles||1573 nm||NE|
|Sucre||Fri 7:24 PM||3092 km||1921 miles||1670 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 7:24 PM||3138 km||1950 miles||1694 nm||ENE|
|Córdoba||Fri 8:24 PM||3248 km||2018 miles||1754 nm||ESE|
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