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 PM.
= 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: 47%
|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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.39 meters/second, 1499.0 km/hour, 931.4 miles/hour or 809.4 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' 24.7"||15.52 mi||West||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||North||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 50.2"||931.13 mi||West||0° 01' 46.4"||2.03 mi||North||931.23 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 15.4"||895.00 mi||East||1° 18' 51.7"||90.42 mi||North||903.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 6:24 PM||1623 km||1008 miles||876 nm||NNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sat 5:24 PM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||S|
|Port Louis||Sat 4:24 PM||2126 km||1321 miles||1148 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 4:24 PM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm||W|
|Male||Sat 5:24 PM||2821 km||1753 miles||1523 nm||N|
|Victoria||Sat 4:24 PM||3025 km||1879 miles||1633 nm||NW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 5:54 PM||3088 km||1919 miles||1668 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Sat 3:24 PM||3182 km||1977 miles||1718 nm||W|
|Port-aux-Francais||Sat 5:24 PM||3222 km||2002 miles||1740 nm||S|
|Jakarta||Sat 7:24 PM||3524 km||2190 miles||1903 nm||ENE|
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