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 7:06:00 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: 50%
|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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.18 meters/second, 1501.9 km/hour, 933.2 miles/hour or 810.9 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' 25.0"||15.55 mi||West||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||North||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 06.7"||932.92 mi||West||0° 02' 40.5"||3.07 mi||North||933.06 mi|
|24 hours||13° 42' 50.3"||887.36 mi||East||1° 39' 10.2"||113.70 mi||North||899.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 7:06 PM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Sat 4:06 PM||2235 km||1389 miles||1207 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Sat 4:06 PM||2272 km||1412 miles||1227 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 4:06 PM||2540 km||1578 miles||1372 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Sat 4:06 PM||2853 km||1773 miles||1541 nm||NW|
|São Paulo||Sat 4:06 PM||2894 km||1798 miles||1563 nm||WSW|
|Monrovia||Sat 7:06 PM||3113 km||1934 miles||1681 nm||NNE|
|Brasilia||Sat 4:06 PM||3129 km||1944 miles||1690 nm||W|
|Freetown||Sat 7:06 PM||3285 km||2041 miles||1774 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Sat 7:06 PM||3297 km||2049 miles||1780 nm||NNE|
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