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 2:48:00 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 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.08 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 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' 10.7"||941.67 mi||West||0° 05' 08.4"||5.89 mi||North||941.93 mi|
|24 hours||13° 13' 46.0"||862.99 mi||East||2° 33' 24.8"||175.85 mi||North||887.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 6:48 PM||90 km||56 miles||49 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:48 PM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm||SW|
|Saint-Paul||Sun 6:48 PM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm||SW|
|Saint-Pierre||Sun 6:48 PM||269 km||167 miles||145 nm||SW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sun 6:48 PM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm||E|
|Toamasina||Sun 5:48 PM||823 km||512 miles||445 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:48 PM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm||W|
|Victoria||Sun 6:48 PM||1650 km||1025 miles||891 nm||N|
|Moroni||Sun 5:48 PM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 8:48 PM||2131 km||1324 miles||1151 nm||NE|
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