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 = Monday, September 10, 2012 at 8:30:00 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: 33%
|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 Monday, September 10, 2012 at 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.59 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 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' 30.2"||15.72 mi||West||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||South||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.8"||942.76 mi||West||0° 03' 55.1"||4.49 mi||South||942.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 40.4"||773.22 mi||East||2° 01' 15.7"||139.01 mi||South||790.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Mon 8:30 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm||ENE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 8:30 AM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm||SE|
|Rosso||Mon 8:30 AM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm||SE|
|Saint-Louis||Mon 8:30 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm||SSE|
|Dakhla *||Mon 9:30 AM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm||NE|
|Santa Maria||Mon 7:30 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||SW|
|Dakar||Mon 8:30 AM||611 km||379 miles||330 nm||SSE|
|Thiès||Mon 8:30 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||SSE|
|Touba||Mon 8:30 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||SSE|
|Mindelo||Mon 7:30 AM||733 km||455 miles||396 nm||WSW|
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