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 = Sunday, September 9, 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: 44%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.52 meters/second, 1506.7 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.5 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' 30.4"||15.60 mi||West||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||South||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 22.6"||935.86 mi||West||0° 01' 05.8"||1.26 mi||South||935.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 45.6"||766.48 mi||East||0° 54' 18.0"||62.26 mi||South||771.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Sun 6:36 AM||425 km||264 miles||229 nm||NW|
|Fada||Sun 5:36 AM||625 km||389 miles||338 nm||SW|
|Kharga Oasis||Sun 6:36 AM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm||NE|
|Faya-Largeau||Sun 5:36 AM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm||WSW|
|Aswan||Sun 6:36 AM||797 km||495 miles||431 nm||ENE|
|Siwa Oasis||Sun 6:36 AM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm||N|
|Khartoum||Sun 7:36 AM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm||SE|
|Abéché||Sun 5:36 AM||968 km||601 miles||522 nm||SW|
|Al-Ubayyid||Sun 7:36 AM||999 km||620 miles||539 nm||SSE|
|Cairo||Sun 6:36 AM||1125 km||699 miles||607 nm||NNE|
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