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 = Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 2:28:00 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: 100%
|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 Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.16 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 32.9"||16.67 mi||West||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||North||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 56.0"||1000.17 mi||West||0° 10' 44.4"||12.30 mi||North||1000.07 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 00.1"||745.90 mi||East||4° 06' 17.1"||282.09 mi||North||794.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Sat 11:28 PM||1162 km||722 miles||628 nm||SSE|
|Belém||Sat 11:28 PM||1164 km||723 miles||628 nm||SW|
|Cayenne||Sat 11:28 PM||1216 km||755 miles||656 nm||W|
|Paramaribo||Sat 11:28 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm||W|
|Recife||Sat 11:28 PM||1753 km||1089 miles||946 nm||SSE|
|Georgetown||Sat 10:28 PM||1849 km||1149 miles||998 nm||W|
|Bridgetown||Sat 10:28 PM||2127 km||1322 miles||1149 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Sat 11:28 PM||2164 km||1345 miles||1169 nm||S|
|Praia||Sun 1:28 AM||2177 km||1353 miles||1176 nm||ENE|
|Port of Spain||Sat 10:28 PM||2258 km||1403 miles||1219 nm||WNW|
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