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 1:48:00 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 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.26 meters/second, 1505.8 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' 26.2"||935.35 mi||West||0° 03' 32.8"||4.07 mi||North||935.54 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 33.9"||879.32 mi||East||1° 58' 35.5"||135.95 mi||North||895.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 8:48 PM||961 km||597 miles||519 nm||SE|
|Adamstown||Sat 5:48 PM||1603 km||996 miles||866 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 7:48 PM||3532 km||2195 miles||1907 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Sat 3:48 PM||3614 km||2245 miles||1951 nm||W|
|Lima||Sat 8:48 PM||4185 km||2601 miles||2260 nm||E|
|Quito||Sat 8:48 PM||4585 km||2849 miles||2476 nm||ENE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 3:48 PM||4613 km||2867 miles||2491 nm||W|
|Santiago *||Sat 10:48 PM||4628 km||2876 miles||2499 nm||ESE|
|Guatemala||Sat 7:48 PM||4726 km||2937 miles||2552 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 7:48 PM||4731 km||2940 miles||2555 nm||NE|
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