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 6:06:00 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 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.92 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 26.3"||15.73 mi||West||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||North||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 23.0"||943.56 mi||West||0° 05' 31.2"||6.33 mi||North||943.84 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 28.7"||858.76 mi||East||2° 41' 36.3"||185.24 mi||North||885.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Opuwo *||Sun 8:06 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||ENE|
|Lubango||Sun 7:06 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||NE|
|Swakopmund *||Sun 8:06 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm||SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Sun 8:06 PM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm||SE|
|Windhoek *||Sun 8:06 PM||879 km||546 miles||475 nm||ESE|
|Huambo||Sun 7:06 PM||975 km||606 miles||526 nm||NE|
|Menongue||Sun 7:06 PM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm||ENE|
|Luanda||Sun 7:06 PM||1213 km||754 miles||655 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Sun 6:06 PM||1649 km||1025 miles||891 nm||W|
|Kinshasa||Sun 7:06 PM||1760 km||1094 miles||950 nm||NNE|
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