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, September 7, 2012 at 5:36:00 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: 62%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.67 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.7 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' 31.1"||15.72 mi||West||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||North||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.1"||942.93 mi||West||0° 03' 30.3"||4.02 mi||North||942.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 03.9"||755.67 mi||East||0° 58' 00.5"||66.51 mi||North||756.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Fri 5:36 AM||191 km||118 miles||103 nm||SSE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 5:36 AM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm||WSW|
|Nouadhibou||Fri 5:36 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||W|
|Dakhla *||Fri 6:36 AM||556 km||346 miles||300 nm||NW|
|Rosso||Fri 5:36 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm||SW|
|Saint-Louis||Fri 5:36 AM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm||SW|
|Cape Bojador *||Fri 6:36 AM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm||NNW|
|Touba||Fri 5:36 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm||SW|
|Tambacounda||Fri 5:36 AM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm||SSW|
|Smara *||Fri 6:36 AM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm||N|
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