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 = Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 2:18:00 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: 99%
|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 Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.6 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 874.0 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' 32.7"||16.76 mi||West||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||North||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 47.6"||1005.65 mi||West||0° 11' 22.8"||13.03 mi||North||1005.68 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 39.0"||749.70 mi||East||4° 26' 43.7"||305.46 mi||North||807.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Macapá||Fri 11:18 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||SSW|
|Belém||Fri 11:18 PM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm||SSE|
|Cayenne||Fri 11:18 PM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm||NW|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Fri 11:18 PM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm||NW|
|Paramaribo||Fri 11:18 PM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm||NW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Fri 11:18 PM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm||WNW|
|New Amsterdam||Fri 10:18 PM||977 km||607 miles||527 nm||WNW|
|Georgetown||Fri 10:18 PM||1069 km||665 miles||577 nm||WNW|
|Manaus||Fri 10:18 PM||1258 km||782 miles||679 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 11:18 PM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm||ESE|
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