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 = Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:18:00 PM.
= 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: 50%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 17:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.92 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.3 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' 25.0"||15.66 mi||West||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||South||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 00.5"||939.04 mi||West||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||South||939.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 11.4"||914.28 mi||East||0° 33' 25.5"||38.32 mi||North||916.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Walvis Bay *||Thu 7:18 PM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm||ESE|
|Lubango||Thu 6:18 PM||770 km||478 miles||416 nm||NE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 7:18 PM||977 km||607 miles||527 nm||ESE|
|Luanda||Thu 6:18 PM||1316 km||818 miles||711 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Thu 5:18 PM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm||WNW|
|Kinshasa||Thu 6:18 PM||1866 km||1159 miles||1007 nm||NNE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 6:18 PM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Thu 7:18 PM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm||SSE|
|Gaborone||Thu 7:18 PM||1905 km||1184 miles||1028 nm||ESE|
|Johannesburg||Thu 7:18 PM||2156 km||1340 miles||1164 nm||ESE|
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