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 8:00:00 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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.70 meters/second, 1507.3 km/hour, 936.6 miles/hour or 813.9 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' 01.3"||0.03 mi||South||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.9"||936.27 mi||West||0° 01' 26.4"||1.65 mi||South||936.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 09.7"||767.26 mi||East||1° 02' 33.6"||71.73 mi||South||773.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sun 7:00 AM||490 km||305 miles||265 nm||SSW|
|Santa Maria||Sun 7:00 AM||501 km||311 miles||270 nm||S|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 8:00 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm||E|
|Praia||Sun 7:00 AM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm||S|
|Dakhla *||Sun 9:00 AM||831 km||516 miles||449 nm||ENE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 8:00 AM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm||ESE|
|Rosso||Sun 8:00 AM||957 km||594 miles||516 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Sun 8:00 AM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm||SE|
|Thiès||Sun 8:00 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm||SE|
|Banjul||Sun 8:00 AM||1121 km||697 miles||605 nm||SE|
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