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 2:38:00 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: 59%
|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 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.04 meters/second, 1515.7 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 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' 26.1"||15.70 mi||West||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||North||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 10.0"||941.57 mi||West||0° 05' 07.2"||5.87 mi||North||941.84 mi|
|24 hours||13° 14' 01.8"||863.20 mi||East||2° 32' 59.5"||175.37 mi||North||887.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 6:38 PM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm||WSW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sun 6:38 PM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm||E|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:38 PM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Pierre||Sun 6:38 PM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Paul||Sun 6:38 PM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:38 PM||1261 km||783 miles||681 nm||W|
|Victoria||Sun 6:38 PM||1700 km||1056 miles||918 nm||NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 8:38 PM||1938 km||1204 miles||1046 nm||NE|
|Moroni||Sun 5:38 PM||1941 km||1206 miles||1048 nm||WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 5:38 PM||2595 km||1613 miles||1401 nm||WNW|
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