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, August 16, 2012 at 8:28:00 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: 2%
|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 Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.55 meters/second, 1568.0 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 30.2"||16.24 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||South||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 19.6"||974.09 mi||West||0° 09' 18.4"||10.66 mi||South||974.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 13.9"||793.83 mi||East||4° 03' 17.2"||278.72 mi||South||847.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Teseney||Thu 11:28 AM||137 km||85 miles||74 nm||N|
|Gondar||Thu 11:28 AM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm||SSE|
|Kassala||Thu 11:28 AM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm||NNW|
|Mendefera||Thu 11:28 AM||242 km||150 miles||131 nm||ENE|
|Bahir Dar||Thu 11:28 AM||261 km||162 miles||141 nm||SSE|
|Keren||Thu 11:28 AM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm||NE|
|Asmara||Thu 11:28 AM||279 km||173 miles||151 nm||NE|
|Mek'ele||Thu 11:28 AM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm||E|
|Lalibela||Thu 11:28 AM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm||SE|
|Dessie||Thu 11:28 AM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm||SE|
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