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 7:48:00 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 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 416.01 meters/second, 1497.7 kilometres/hour, 930.6 miles/hour or 808.7 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' 24.6"||15.51 mi||West||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||North||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 40.5"||930.29 mi||West||0° 01' 08.3"||1.31 mi||North||930.35 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 27.6"||899.96 mi||East||1° 04' 27.7"||73.91 mi||North||906.16 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Charters Towers||Sat 5:48 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||ENE|
|Cairns||Sat 5:48 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm||NNE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 5:18 PM||1100 km||683 miles||594 nm||WSW|
|Brisbane||Sat 5:48 PM||1144 km||711 miles||618 nm||SE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 5:48 PM||1325 km||823 miles||715 nm||NNE|
|Sydney||Sat 5:48 PM||1578 km||980 miles||852 nm||SSE|
|Adelaide||Sat 5:18 PM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm||SSW|
|Canberra||Sat 5:48 PM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm||SSE|
|Darwin||Sat 5:18 PM||1710 km||1062 miles||923 nm||WNW|
|Melbourne||Sat 5:48 PM||1858 km||1154 miles||1003 nm||S|
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