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 7:20:00 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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.38 meters/second, 1517.0 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 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' 31.1"||15.71 mi||West||0° 00' 03.3"||0.06 mi||North||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.8"||942.28 mi||West||0° 03' 20.7"||3.84 mi||North||942.12 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 52.8"||756.06 mi||East||0° 54' 01.2"||61.94 mi||North||756.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Fri 6:20 AM||1576 km||979 miles||851 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Fri 7:20 AM||2196 km||1364 miles||1185 nm||ESE|
|Ponta Delgada *||Fri 7:20 AM||2241 km||1392 miles||1210 nm||NNE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 7:20 AM||2253 km||1400 miles||1216 nm||E|
|Banjul||Fri 7:20 AM||2329 km||1447 miles||1258 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Fri 4:20 AM||2350 km||1460 miles||1269 nm||SW|
|Bissau||Fri 7:20 AM||2498 km||1552 miles||1349 nm||ESE|
|Paramaribo||Fri 4:20 AM||2507 km||1558 miles||1354 nm||SW|
|Bridgetown||Fri 3:20 AM||2507 km||1558 miles||1354 nm||WSW|
|El Aaiún *||Fri 8:20 AM||2568 km||1596 miles||1387 nm||ENE|
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