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 20, 2018 at 04:56:00.
= 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: 79%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 11:14 pm|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 2:52 am|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 423.74 meters/second, 1525.5 kilometres/hour, 947.9 miles/hour or 823.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.3"||15.80 mi||West||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||North||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 23.4"||947.59 mi||West||0° 04' 08.4"||4.75 mi||North||947.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 10.9"||739.75 mi||East||2° 03' 01.6"||141.02 mi||North||757.47 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Wed 8:56 pm||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||SSW|
|Gambier Islands||Wed 7:56 pm||801 km||498 miles||433 nm||WSW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 11:56 pm||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm||ESE|
|Papeete||Wed 6:56 pm||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm||W|
|Rarotonga||Wed 6:56 pm||3285 km||2041 miles||1774 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Thu 6:56 pm||3948 km||2453 miles||2132 nm||WNW|
|Alofi||Wed 5:56 pm||4362 km||2710 miles||2355 nm||W|
|Apia||Thu 5:56 pm||4664 km||2898 miles||2518 nm||W|
|Nukualofa||Thu 5:56 pm||4882 km||3034 miles||2636 nm||W|
|Mexico City *||Wed 11:56 pm||5348 km||3323 miles||2888 nm||NE|
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