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 3:48:00 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: 60%
|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 15:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.33 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 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' 26.1"||15.71 mi||West||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||North||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 14.3"||942.23 mi||West||0° 05' 15.3"||6.02 mi||North||942.50 mi|
|24 hours||13° 12' 10.4"||861.71 mi||East||2° 35' 55.4"||178.73 mi||North||886.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toliara||Sun 6:48 PM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm||SSE|
|Antsirabe||Sun 6:48 PM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm||E|
|Antananarivo||Sun 6:48 PM||514 km||320 miles||278 nm||E|
|Fianarantsoa||Sun 6:48 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||ESE|
|Mahajanga||Sun 6:48 PM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm||NE|
|Nampula||Sun 5:48 PM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm||NW|
|Toamasina||Sun 6:48 PM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm||E|
|Pemba||Sun 5:48 PM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm||NNW|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 6:48 PM||778 km||484 miles||420 nm||NNE|
|Fomboni||Sun 6:48 PM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm||N|
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