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 24, 2012 at 2:48:00 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: 50%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, August 24, 2012 at 1:55 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 24, 2012 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.79 meters/second, 1504.0 km/hour, 934.6 miles/hour or 812.1 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' 24.8"||15.58 mi||West||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||South||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 52.3"||934.23 mi||West||0° 03' 50.2"||4.40 mi||South||934.05 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 09.9"||916.20 mi||East||0° 53' 54.5"||61.81 mi||South||915.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsirabe||Fri 5:48 PM||223 km||138 miles||120 nm||ENE|
|Fianarantsoa||Fri 5:48 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||ESE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 5:48 PM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm||ENE|
|Toliara||Fri 5:48 PM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm||SSW|
|Toamasina||Fri 5:48 PM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm||ENE|
|Mahajanga||Fri 5:48 PM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm||NNE|
|Nampula||Fri 4:48 PM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm||NW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 5:48 PM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm||N|
|Fomboni||Fri 5:48 PM||915 km||569 miles||494 nm||N|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 5:48 PM||921 km||572 miles||497 nm||N|
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