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 9:08:00 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 09:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 32.9"||16.63 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||North||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 54.8"||997.64 mi||West||0° 10' 29.0"||12.01 mi||North||997.51 mi|
|24 hours||10° 52' 19.7"||745.55 mi||East||3° 58' 51.5"||273.60 mi||North||790.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sun 11:08 PM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Sat 11:08 PM||2584 km||1606 miles||1395 nm||NW|
|Papeete||Sat 11:08 PM||3031 km||1883 miles||1637 nm||SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 2:08 AM||3593 km||2233 miles||1940 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sun 2:08 AM||3719 km||2311 miles||2008 nm||NNE|
|Adamstown||Sun 1:08 AM||3719 km||2311 miles||2008 nm||SSE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 2:08 AM||3739 km||2323 miles||2019 nm||NE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 11:08 PM||3946 km||2452 miles||2131 nm||SW|
|Phoenix||Sun 2:08 AM||3949 km||2454 miles||2132 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 2:08 AM||3953 km||2456 miles||2135 nm||NNE|
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