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 6:36:00 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: 43%
|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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.62 meters/second, 1507.0 km/hour, 936.4 miles/hour or 813.7 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' 21.6"||936.08 mi||West||0° 01' 18.0"||1.49 mi||South||936.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 00.4"||766.94 mi||East||0° 59' 09.6"||67.83 mi||South||772.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Timbuktu||Sun 6:36 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||S|
|Ouahigouya||Sun 6:36 AM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm||S|
|Tidjikja||Sun 6:36 AM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm||WSW|
|Tamanrasset||Sun 7:36 AM||920 km||571 miles||496 nm||ENE|
|Ouagadougou||Sun 6:36 AM||984 km||612 miles||532 nm||S|
|Koudougou||Sun 6:36 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm||S|
|Koutiala||Sun 6:36 AM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm||SSW|
|Niamey||Sun 7:36 AM||1013 km||630 miles||547 nm||SE|
|Bamako||Sun 6:36 AM||1068 km||664 miles||577 nm||SSW|
|El Aaiún *||Sun 7:36 AM||1216 km||755 miles||656 nm||NW|
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