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 = Monday, September 24, 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: 70%
|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 Monday, September 24, 2012 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.05 meters/second, 1541.0 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.1 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' 27.7"||15.96 mi||West||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||North||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 46.3"||957.30 mi||West||0° 07' 39.0"||8.77 mi||North||957.66 mi|
|24 hours||12° 34' 32.4"||832.43 mi||East||3° 26' 34.9"||236.73 mi||North||872.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Mon 6:48 PM||793 km||492 miles||428 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 8:48 PM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Mon 6:48 PM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 6:48 PM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Mon 6:48 PM||2116 km||1315 miles||1142 nm||NW|
|Male||Mon 7:48 PM||2356 km||1464 miles||1272 nm||N|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 7:48 PM||2423 km||1506 miles||1308 nm||SSE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 5:48 PM||2425 km||1507 miles||1309 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 8:18 PM||2834 km||1761 miles||1530 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Mon 5:48 PM||2974 km||1848 miles||1606 nm||W|
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