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, August 10, 2012 at 7:20:00 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: 45%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 10, 2012 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.82 meters/second, 1525.7 km/hour, 948.0 miles/hour or 823.8 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' 31.5"||15.80 mi||West||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||North||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 28.7"||947.74 mi||West||0° 04' 49.0"||5.52 mi||North||947.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 37.3"||753.31 mi||East||1° 30' 33.4"||103.82 mi||North||756.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Fri 7:20 AM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm||NNE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 7:20 AM||264 km||164 miles||143 nm||ESE|
|Rosso||Fri 7:20 AM||399 km||248 miles||216 nm||SE|
|Saint-Louis||Fri 7:20 AM||408 km||254 miles||221 nm||SSE|
|Thiès||Fri 7:20 AM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm||SSE|
|Dakhla||Fri 7:20 AM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm||NNE|
|Dakar||Fri 7:20 AM||527 km||328 miles||285 nm||S|
|Touba||Fri 7:20 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm||SSE|
|Santa Maria||Fri 6:20 AM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm||WSW|
|Serekunda||Fri 7:20 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||SSE|
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