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 5:36:00 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 05:36:00 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||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 22.1"||935.97 mi||West||0° 01' 11.8"||1.37 mi||South||936.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 53.2"||766.71 mi||East||0° 56' 44.0"||65.05 mi||South||771.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arlit||Sun 6:36 AM||488 km||304 miles||264 nm||WSW|
|Agadez||Sun 6:36 AM||579 km||360 miles||312 nm||SW|
|Zinder||Sun 6:36 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm||SSW|
|Faya-Largeau||Sun 6:36 AM||892 km||554 miles||481 nm||ESE|
|Maradi||Sun 6:36 AM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm||SSW|
|Moussoro||Sun 6:36 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm||SE|
|Kano||Sun 6:36 AM||1055 km||655 miles||569 nm||SSW|
|Ndjamena||Sun 6:36 AM||1076 km||669 miles||581 nm||SSE|
|Niamey||Sun 6:36 AM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm||SW|
|Tripoli||Sun 7:36 AM||1316 km||818 miles||710 nm||N|
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