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 = Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 12:14:00 AM.
= 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: 41%
|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 Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.73 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 930.0 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' 24.5"||15.50 mi||West||0° 00' 00.0"||0.00 mi||North||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 28.0"||929.64 mi||West||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||North||929.65 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 51.6"||907.50 mi||East||0° 40' 04.9"||45.96 mi||North||910.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 7:14 PM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm||SSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:14 PM||2424 km||1506 miles||1309 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 6:14 PM||2915 km||1811 miles||1574 nm||NE|
|Lima||Fri 7:14 PM||3323 km||2065 miles||1794 nm||ENE|
|Santiago *||Fri 9:14 PM||3805 km||2364 miles||2055 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Fri 7:14 PM||3847 km||2390 miles||2077 nm||ENE|
|La Paz||Fri 8:14 PM||4097 km||2546 miles||2212 nm||E|
|San Jose||Fri 6:14 PM||4240 km||2635 miles||2289 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 6:14 PM||4307 km||2676 miles||2325 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Fri 6:14 PM||4312 km||2680 miles||2328 nm||NNE|
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