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 = Monday, March 26, 2012 at 5:20:00 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: 15%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 2:39 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, March 30, 2012 at 7:42 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 26, 2012 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.83 meters/second, 1525.8 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 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' 31.6"||15.80 mi||West||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||North||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 38.2"||947.75 mi||West||0° 05' 14.7"||6.01 mi||North||947.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 39.8"||749.97 mi||East||1° 40' 53.2"||115.67 mi||North||754.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Mon 4:20 PM||1408 km||875 miles||760 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Mon 5:20 PM||2033 km||1263 miles||1097 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 5:20 PM||2103 km||1307 miles||1136 nm||E|
|Banjul||Mon 5:20 PM||2164 km||1345 miles||1169 nm||ESE|
|Ponta Delgada *||Mon 5:20 PM||2259 km||1404 miles||1220 nm||NNE|
|Bissau||Mon 5:20 PM||2330 km||1448 miles||1258 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Mon 2:20 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm||SW|
|El Aaiún||Mon 5:20 PM||2470 km||1535 miles||1334 nm||ENE|
|Paramaribo||Mon 2:20 PM||2574 km||1599 miles||1390 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 2:20 PM||2577 km||1601 miles||1391 nm||S|
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