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 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: 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 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.56 meters/second, 1618.4 km/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.9 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' 48.3"||1005.55 mi||West||0° 11' 21.8"||13.01 mi||North||1005.57 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 30.7"||749.45 mi||East||4° 26' 05.7"||304.73 mi||North||807.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Boa Vista||Fri 11:18 PM||424 km||264 miles||229 nm||ENE|
|Puerto Ayacucho||Fri 10:48 PM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm||NW|
|Mitú||Fri 10:18 PM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm||W|
|Ciudad Bolívar||Fri 10:48 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||N|
|Manaus||Fri 11:18 PM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm||SE|
|Linden||Fri 11:18 PM||810 km||503 miles||437 nm||ENE|
|Georgetown (Guyana)||Fri 11:18 PM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm||NE|
|New Amsterdam||Fri 11:18 PM||894 km||555 miles||483 nm||ENE|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Sat 12:18 AM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm||ENE|
|San Fernando||Fri 11:18 PM||964 km||599 miles||521 nm||NNE|
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