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 = Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 1:40:00 AM.
= 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: 53%
|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 Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.24 meters/second, 1505.7 km/hour, 935.6 miles/hour or 813.0 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' 25.4"||15.59 mi||West||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||North||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 25.9"||935.30 mi||West||0° 03' 31.7"||4.05 mi||North||935.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 45.4"||879.48 mi||East||1° 58' 12.8"||135.52 mi||North||895.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 8:40 PM||849 km||528 miles||459 nm||SSE|
|Adamstown||Sat 5:40 PM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 7:40 PM||3369 km||2094 miles||1819 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Sat 3:40 PM||3814 km||2370 miles||2060 nm||W|
|Lima||Sat 8:40 PM||3986 km||2477 miles||2152 nm||E|
|Quito||Sat 8:40 PM||4404 km||2737 miles||2378 nm||ENE|
|Santiago *||Sat 10:40 PM||4450 km||2765 miles||2403 nm||ESE|
|San Salvador||Sat 7:40 PM||4608 km||2863 miles||2488 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Sat 7:40 PM||4609 km||2864 miles||2489 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sat 7:40 PM||4643 km||2885 miles||2507 nm||NE|
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