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 7:50:00 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||First Quarter||Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.29 meters/second, 1502.2 km/hour, 933.4 miles/hour or 811.1 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' 08.7"||933.16 mi||West||0° 02' 46.3"||3.18 mi||North||933.30 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 51.6"||886.50 mi||East||1° 41' 20.5"||116.18 mi||North||898.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sat 4:50 PM||1299 km||807 miles||701 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 4:50 PM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm||WSW|
|Recife||Sat 4:50 PM||1523 km||946 miles||822 nm||NNW|
|São Paulo||Sat 4:50 PM||1818 km||1129 miles||981 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia||Sat 4:50 PM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm||WNW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 4:50 PM||2127 km||1321 miles||1148 nm||NNW|
|Jamestown||Sat 7:50 PM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm||E|
|Asuncion||Sat 3:50 PM||2947 km||1831 miles||1591 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Sat 4:50 PM||2980 km||1851 miles||1609 nm||NW|
|Montevideo||Sat 4:50 PM||3070 km||1907 miles||1658 nm||SW|
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