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 8:18:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.19 meters/second, 1606.3 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.3 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"||16.63 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||North||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 55.0"||997.98 mi||West||0° 10' 31.1"||12.05 mi||North||997.85 mi|
|24 hours||10° 52' 08.3"||745.58 mi||East||3° 59' 49.6"||274.71 mi||North||790.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Sun 1:18 AM||2891 km||1797 miles||1561 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 1:18 AM||3066 km||1905 miles||1655 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City *||Sun 3:18 AM||3224 km||2003 miles||1741 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Sun 1:18 AM||3236 km||2011 miles||1748 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 1:18 AM||3379 km||2100 miles||1825 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sun 1:18 AM||3388 km||2105 miles||1829 nm||N|
|Kiritimati||Sun 10:18 PM||3494 km||2171 miles||1886 nm||W|
|Adamstown||Sun 12:18 AM||3615 km||2246 miles||1952 nm||S|
|Honolulu||Sat 10:18 PM||3723 km||2313 miles||2010 nm||WNW|
|Papeete||Sat 10:18 PM||3760 km||2336 miles||2030 nm||SW|
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