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 = Friday, September 28, 2012 at 3:18:00 AM.
= 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: 96%
|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 Friday, September 28, 2012 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.16 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 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' 32.2"||16.74 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||North||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 19.0"||1004.67 mi||West||0° 11' 32.4"||13.22 mi||North||1004.83 mi|
|24 hours||10° 57' 57.8"||757.80 mi||East||4° 35' 56.0"||315.98 mi||North||821.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquitos||Thu 10:18 PM||273 km||170 miles||147 nm||ESE|
|Ambato||Thu 10:18 PM||387 km||241 miles||209 nm||WNW|
|Cuenca||Thu 10:18 PM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm||W|
|Quito||Thu 10:18 PM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm||NW|
|Loja||Thu 10:18 PM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm||WSW|
|Florencia||Thu 10:18 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||N|
|Santo Domingo (Ecuador)||Thu 10:18 PM||491 km||305 miles||265 nm||WNW|
|Guayaquil||Thu 10:18 PM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm||W|
|Portoviejo||Thu 10:18 PM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm||WNW|
|Esmeraldas||Thu 10:18 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||NW|
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