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 5:46:00 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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.57 meters/second, 1506.9 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"||15.61 mi||West||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||South||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 21.9"||935.99 mi||West||0° 01' 12.9"||1.39 mi||South||936.05 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 54.4"||766.74 mi||East||0° 57' 08.3"||65.51 mi||South||771.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arlit||Sun 6:46 AM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm||SSW|
|Agadez||Sun 6:46 AM||471 km||292 miles||254 nm||SSW|
|Zinder||Sun 6:46 AM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm||S|
|Maradi||Sun 6:46 AM||867 km||538 miles||468 nm||SSW|
|In Salah||Sun 6:46 AM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm||NW|
|Kano||Sun 6:46 AM||1013 km||629 miles||547 nm||S|
|Niamey||Sun 6:46 AM||1109 km||689 miles||599 nm||SW|
|Ndjamena||Sun 6:46 AM||1195 km||743 miles||645 nm||SE|
|Timbuktu||Sun 5:46 AM||1342 km||834 miles||725 nm||WSW|
|Abuja||Sun 6:46 AM||1344 km||835 miles||726 nm||S|
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