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 1:40:00 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 13:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.51 meters/second, 1499.4 km/hour, 931.7 miles/hour or 809.6 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' 24.8"||15.53 mi||West||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||North||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 53.0"||931.42 mi||West||0° 01' 56.7"||2.23 mi||North||931.52 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 44.3"||893.59 mi||East||1° 22' 46.0"||94.89 mi||North||902.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sat 5:40 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm||WNW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sat 5:40 PM||419 km||261 miles||226 nm||ENE|
|Saint-Pierre||Sat 5:40 PM||434 km||269 miles||234 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 5:40 PM||434 km||270 miles||235 nm||W|
|Saint-Paul||Sat 5:40 PM||453 km||281 miles||245 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 4:40 PM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm||W|
|Victoria||Sat 5:40 PM||1859 km||1155 miles||1004 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Sat 4:40 PM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 7:40 PM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm||NE|
|Amsterdam Island||Sat 6:40 PM||2547 km||1583 miles||1375 nm||SE|
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