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 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: 52%
|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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.67 meters/second, 1507.2 km/hour, 936.5 miles/hour or 813.8 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' 01.0"||0.02 mi||North||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 39.0"||936.21 mi||West||0° 01' 02.1"||1.19 mi||North||936.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 48' 11.0"||761.60 mi||East||0° 02' 43.0"||3.12 mi||South||761.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sat 6:20 AM||477 km||296 miles||257 nm||S|
|Santa Maria||Sat 6:20 AM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm||SSE|
|Praia||Sat 6:20 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||SSE|
|Nouadhibou||Sat 7:20 AM||894 km||556 miles||483 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Sat 7:20 AM||1068 km||664 miles||577 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Sat 7:20 AM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm||SE|
|Banjul||Sat 7:20 AM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm||SE|
|El Aaiún *||Sat 8:20 AM||1428 km||887 miles||771 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Sat 7:20 AM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm||SE|
|Conakry||Sat 7:20 AM||1814 km||1127 miles||980 nm||SE|
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