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 6:36:00 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: 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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.72 meters/second, 1507.4 km/hour, 936.6 miles/hour or 813.9 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' 39.7"||936.31 mi||West||0° 01' 06.5"||1.27 mi||North||936.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 47' 57.7"||761.43 mi||East||0° 00' 57.0"||1.09 mi||South||761.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Sat 6:36 AM||213 km||132 miles||115 nm||W|
|Dakhla *||Sat 7:36 AM||300 km||186 miles||162 nm||NNW|
|Nouakchott||Sat 6:36 AM||353 km||219 miles||191 nm||SSW|
|Tidjikja||Sat 6:36 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||SE|
|Rosso||Sat 6:36 AM||519 km||322 miles||280 nm||S|
|Cape Bojador *||Sat 7:36 AM||556 km||345 miles||300 nm||N|
|Saint-Louis||Sat 6:36 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm||SSW|
|El Aaiún *||Sat 7:36 AM||692 km||430 miles||373 nm||NNE|
|Touba||Sat 6:36 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm||S|
|Smara *||Sat 7:36 AM||707 km||440 miles||382 nm||NNE|
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