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 7:30:00 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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.24 meters/second, 1502.1 km/hour, 933.3 miles/hour or 811.0 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"||15.56 mi||West||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||North||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 07.8"||933.05 mi||West||0° 02' 43.6"||3.13 mi||North||933.19 mi|
|24 hours||13° 42' 18.4"||886.89 mi||East||1° 40' 21.3"||115.05 mi||North||899.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sat 4:30 PM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Sat 4:30 PM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 4:30 PM||1950 km||1211 miles||1053 nm||W|
|Jamestown||Sat 7:30 PM||2050 km||1274 miles||1107 nm||ENE|
|São Paulo||Sat 4:30 PM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 4:30 PM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm||NW|
|Brasilia||Sat 4:30 PM||2532 km||1574 miles||1367 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Sat 7:30 PM||3341 km||2076 miles||1804 nm||NNE|
|Belém||Sat 4:30 PM||3367 km||2092 miles||1818 nm||NW|
|Asuncion||Sat 3:30 PM||3430 km||2131 miles||1852 nm||WSW|
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