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 = Friday, September 29, 2017 at 19:00:00. Glasgow local time = Friday, September 29, 2017 at 8:00:00 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: 66%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 2:53 am|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 6:40 pm|
Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point
On Friday, September 29, 2017 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 425.23 meters/second, 1530.8 kilometres/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 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' 30.6"||15.85 mi||West||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||North||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.5"||950.95 mi||West||0° 03' 02.9"||3.50 mi||North||951.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 48.3"||767.62 mi||East||1° 38' 04.2"||112.41 mi||North||779.35 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 7:00 pm||963 km||598 miles||520 nm||WNW|
|Windhoek *||Fri 9:00 pm||1541 km||958 miles||832 nm||ESE|
|Luanda||Fri 8:00 pm||1562 km||971 miles||844 nm||NE|
|Kinshasa||Fri 8:00 pm||2087 km||1297 miles||1127 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 8:00 pm||2091 km||1299 miles||1129 nm||NE|
|São Tomé||Fri 7:00 pm||2147 km||1334 miles||1159 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Fri 8:00 pm||2230 km||1386 miles||1204 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Fri 9:00 pm||2287 km||1421 miles||1235 nm||SE|
|Gaborone||Fri 9:00 pm||2471 km||1535 miles||1334 nm||ESE|
|Malabo||Fri 8:00 pm||2566 km||1594 miles||1385 nm||NNE|
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