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 5:46:00 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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.77 meters/second, 1507.6 km/hour, 936.8 miles/hour or 814.0 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' 01.1"||0.02 mi||North||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.5"||936.43 mi||West||0° 01' 11.4"||1.37 mi||North||936.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 47' 42.2"||761.24 mi||East||0° 01' 03.2"||1.21 mi||North||761.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Timbuktu||Sat 5:46 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||S|
|Ouahigouya||Sat 5:46 AM||836 km||520 miles||452 nm||S|
|Dori||Sat 5:46 AM||842 km||523 miles||454 nm||SSE|
|In Salah||Sat 6:46 AM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm||NE|
|Tindouf||Sat 6:46 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm||NW|
|Ouagadougou||Sat 5:46 AM||979 km||608 miles||529 nm||S|
|Koudougou||Sat 5:46 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm||S|
|Niamey||Sat 6:46 AM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm||SSE|
|Koutiala||Sat 5:46 AM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm||SSW|
|Bamako||Sat 5:46 AM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm||SSW|
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