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 8:48:00 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: 45%
|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 08:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 416.08 meters/second, 1497.9 kilometres/hour, 930.7 miles/hour or 808.8 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' 01.1"||0.02 mi||North||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 42.5"||930.45 mi||West||0° 01' 16.7"||1.47 mi||North||930.52 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 22.2"||898.90 mi||East||1° 07' 37.3"||77.53 mi||North||905.56 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tennant Creek||Sat 6:18 PM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm||ENE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 6:18 PM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||SE|
|Darwin||Sat 6:18 PM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm||N|
|Eucla||Sat 5:33 PM||1181 km||734 miles||638 nm||S|
|Dili||Sat 5:48 PM||1454 km||903 miles||785 nm||NNW|
|Cairns||Sat 6:48 PM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm||ENE|
|Adelaide||Sat 6:18 PM||1764 km||1096 miles||953 nm||SSE|
|Perth||Sat 4:48 PM||1836 km||1141 miles||992 nm||SW|
|Denpasar||Sat 4:48 PM||2079 km||1292 miles||1122 nm||NW|
|Makassar||Sat 4:48 PM||2085 km||1296 miles||1126 nm||NNW|
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