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 5:26:00 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: 53%
|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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.79 meters/second, 1507.7 km/hour, 936.8 miles/hour or 814.1 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' 30.6"||15.61 mi||West||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||North||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.8"||936.48 mi||West||0° 01' 13.4"||1.40 mi||North||936.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 47' 35.9"||761.16 mi||East||0° 01' 51.2"||2.13 mi||North||761.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arlit||Sat 6:26 AM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm||ESE|
|In Salah||Sat 6:26 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||N|
|Agadez||Sat 6:26 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm||SE|
|Dori||Sat 5:26 AM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm||SSW|
|Niamey||Sat 6:26 AM||841 km||523 miles||454 nm||S|
|Ouahigouya||Sat 5:26 AM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm||SSW|
|Maradi||Sat 6:26 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm||SE|
|Fada N'gourma||Sat 5:26 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm||S|
|Ouagadougou||Sat 5:26 AM||1035 km||643 miles||559 nm||SSW|
|Kano||Sat 6:26 AM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm||SE|
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