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 17, 2012 at 8:18:00 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 17, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.11 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 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' 30.6"||16.48 mi||West||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||South||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 33.2"||988.82 mi||West||0° 10' 56.9"||12.54 mi||South||989.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 44.5"||801.64 mi||East||4° 36' 57.4"||317.21 mi||South||866.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bosaso||Fri 11:18 AM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm||NW|
|Hadibu||Fri 11:18 AM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||NE|
|Galkayo||Fri 11:18 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm||SW|
|Al Mukalla||Fri 11:18 AM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm||NNW|
|Berbera||Fri 11:18 AM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm||W|
|Aden||Fri 11:18 AM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm||WNW|
|Hargeisa||Fri 11:18 AM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm||W|
|Salalah||Fri 12:18 PM||857 km||533 miles||463 nm||NNE|
|Ta'izz||Fri 11:18 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||WNW|
|Djibouti||Fri 11:18 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm||WNW|
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