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 7:16:00 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: 61%
|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 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.23 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.8 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"||15.74 mi||West||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||North||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 27.4"||944.25 mi||West||0° 05' 39.1"||6.48 mi||North||944.54 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 35.6"||857.26 mi||East||2° 44' 26.3"||188.48 mi||North||884.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 7:16 PM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm||NNE|
|Luanda||Sun 8:16 PM||2495 km||1551 miles||1347 nm||ENE|
|Windhoek *||Sun 9:16 PM||2576 km||1601 miles||1391 nm||ESE|
|São Tomé||Sun 7:16 PM||2642 km||1642 miles||1427 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Sun 7:16 PM||2721 km||1691 miles||1469 nm||N|
|Monrovia||Sun 7:16 PM||2831 km||1759 miles||1528 nm||N|
|Libreville||Sun 8:16 PM||2831 km||1759 miles||1529 nm||NE|
|Accra||Sun 7:16 PM||2832 km||1760 miles||1529 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 7:16 PM||2871 km||1784 miles||1550 nm||N|
|Lome||Sun 7:16 PM||2941 km||1828 miles||1588 nm||NNE|
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