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 8:28:00 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).
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 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.15 meters/second, 1591.7 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 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' 33.3"||988.91 mi||West||0° 10' 57.4"||12.55 mi||South||989.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 44.0"||801.70 mi||East||4° 37' 08.9"||317.43 mi||South||866.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Garowe||Fri 11:28 AM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm||S|
|Bosaso||Fri 11:28 AM||172 km||107 miles||93 nm||NNE|
|Galkayo||Fri 11:28 AM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm||SSW|
|Berbera||Fri 11:28 AM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm||W|
|Hargeisa||Fri 11:28 AM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm||W|
|Aden||Fri 11:28 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm||NW|
|Al Mukalla||Fri 11:28 AM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm||N|
|Obock||Fri 11:28 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm||WNW|
|Djibouti||Fri 11:28 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||WNW|
|Ta'izz||Fri 11:28 AM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm||NW|
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