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, September 8, 2012 at 4:36:00 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: 54%
|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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.85 meters/second, 1507.9 km/hour, 936.9 miles/hour or 814.2 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"||15.62 mi||West||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||North||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.7"||936.61 mi||West||0° 01' 18.4"||1.50 mi||North||936.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 47' 20.1"||760.97 mi||East||0° 03' 51.4"||4.42 mi||North||760.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Faya-Largeau||Sat 5:36 AM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm||ESE|
|Sabha||Sat 6:36 AM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm||N|
|Arlit||Sat 5:36 AM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm||WSW|
|Zinder||Sat 5:36 AM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm||SW|
|Ndjamena||Sat 5:36 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm||S|
|Kano||Sat 5:36 AM||1165 km||724 miles||629 nm||SSW|
|Tripoli||Sat 6:36 AM||1310 km||814 miles||708 nm||N|
|Abuja||Sat 5:36 AM||1504 km||935 miles||812 nm||SSW|
|Niamey||Sat 5:36 AM||1518 km||943 miles||820 nm||WSW|
|Valletta *||Sat 6:36 AM||1642 km||1020 miles||886 nm||N|
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