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 6:24:00 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: 44%
|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 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 415.93 meters/second, 1497.3 kilometres/hour, 930.4 miles/hour or 808.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 24.5"||15.51 mi||West||0° 00' 00.9"||0.02 mi||North||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 37.9"||930.11 mi||West||0° 00' 56.8"||1.08 mi||North||930.16 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 56.5"||901.41 mi||East||1° 00' 00.7"||68.81 mi||North||907.01 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Sat 5:24 PM||253 km||157 miles||136 nm||ESE|
|Port Vila||Sat 5:24 PM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||NE|
|Luganville||Sat 5:24 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm||NNE|
|Kingston||Sat 5:54 PM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm||SSE|
|Brisbane||Sat 4:24 PM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm||SW|
|Honiara||Sat 5:24 PM||1374 km||853 miles||742 nm||NNW|
|Suva||Sat 6:24 PM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm||E|
|Sydney||Sat 4:24 PM||1918 km||1192 miles||1036 nm||SW|
|Cairns||Sat 4:24 PM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm||W|
|Auckland||Sat 6:24 PM||2017 km||1253 miles||1089 nm||SSE|
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