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 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: 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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.56 meters/second, 1506.8 km/hour, 936.3 miles/hour or 813.6 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' 22.2"||935.95 mi||West||0° 01' 10.9"||1.35 mi||South||936.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 52.1"||766.67 mi||East||0° 56' 19.6"||64.58 mi||South||771.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sabha||Sun 7:26 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm||N|
|Faya-Largeau||Sun 6:26 AM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm||ESE|
|Arlit||Sun 6:26 AM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm||WSW|
|Tamanrasset||Sun 6:26 AM||867 km||538 miles||468 nm||WNW|
|Zinder||Sun 6:26 AM||955 km||593 miles||515 nm||SSW|
|Ndjamena||Sun 6:26 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm||S|
|Kano||Sun 6:26 AM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm||SSW|
|Tripoli||Sun 7:26 AM||1303 km||810 miles||704 nm||N|
|Abuja||Sun 6:26 AM||1494 km||929 miles||807 nm||SSW|
|Niamey||Sun 6:26 AM||1494 km||929 miles||807 nm||WSW|
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