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 12:24:00 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 00:24:00 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' 28.3"||929.65 mi||West||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||North||929.65 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 42.8"||907.34 mi||East||0° 40' 37.6"||46.58 mi||North||910.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 7:24 PM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm||S|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:24 PM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 6:24 PM||3089 km||1919 miles||1668 nm||NE|
|Lima||Fri 7:24 PM||3567 km||2217 miles||1926 nm||ENE|
|Santiago *||Fri 9:24 PM||4025 km||2501 miles||2173 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Fri 7:24 PM||4058 km||2522 miles||2191 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Fri 2:24 PM||4250 km||2641 miles||2295 nm||W|
|La Paz||Fri 8:24 PM||4347 km||2701 miles||2347 nm||E|
|San Jose||Fri 6:24 PM||4399 km||2733 miles||2375 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 6:24 PM||4430 km||2753 miles||2392 nm||NNE|
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