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 = Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 5:24:00 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: 94%
|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 Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 32.0"||16.70 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||North||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 00.1"||1002.30 mi||West||0° 11' 27.8"||13.13 mi||North||1002.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 40.6"||762.85 mi||East||4° 36' 32.8"||316.69 mi||North||827.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Thu 11:24 PM||535 km||332 miles||289 nm||SE|
|Addu City||Thu 10:24 PM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm||NE|
|Male||Thu 10:24 PM||1101 km||684 miles||594 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Thu 9:24 PM||1451 km||901 miles||783 nm||W|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 10:54 PM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Thu 10:54 PM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 10:54 PM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Thu 10:54 PM||1910 km||1187 miles||1031 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Thu 9:24 PM||2112 km||1313 miles||1141 nm||SSW|
|Bengaluru||Thu 10:54 PM||2167 km||1347 miles||1170 nm||NNE|
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