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 = Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 7:40:00 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: 64%
|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 Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.10 meters/second, 1494.4 km/hour, 928.6 miles/hour or 806.9 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' 24.5"||15.48 mi||West||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||North||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 34.8"||928.23 mi||West||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||North||928.24 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 43.2"||906.92 mi||East||0° 43' 22.1"||49.73 mi||North||910.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 7:40 PM||821 km||510 miles||443 nm||NE|
|Windhoek||Sat 8:40 PM||2898 km||1801 miles||1565 nm||E|
|Luanda||Sat 8:40 PM||2944 km||1829 miles||1590 nm||ENE|
|Abidjan||Sat 7:40 PM||3050 km||1895 miles||1647 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Sat 7:40 PM||3064 km||1904 miles||1654 nm||N|
|São Tomé||Sat 7:40 PM||3080 km||1914 miles||1663 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 7:40 PM||3181 km||1977 miles||1718 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Sat 9:40 PM||3202 km||1990 miles||1729 nm||ESE|
|Accra||Sat 7:40 PM||3203 km||1990 miles||1729 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Sat 8:40 PM||3277 km||2037 miles||1770 nm||NE|
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