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 = Tuesday, September 11, 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: 24%
|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 Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.61 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 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"||15.90 mi||West||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||South||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 17.8"||954.04 mi||West||0° 06' 12.8"||7.12 mi||South||954.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 33.3"||780.09 mi||East||2° 54' 28.7"||199.97 mi||South||811.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Timbuktu||Tue 8:00 AM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm||WSW|
|Dori||Tue 8:00 AM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm||S|
|Niamey||Tue 9:00 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||SSE|
|Ouahigouya||Tue 8:00 AM||572 km||356 miles||309 nm||SSW|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 8:00 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm||SSW|
|Fada N'gourma||Tue 8:00 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm||S|
|Koudougou||Tue 8:00 AM||701 km||436 miles||379 nm||SSW|
|Arlit||Tue 9:00 AM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm||E|
|Kandi||Tue 9:00 AM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm||SSE|
|Agadez||Tue 9:00 AM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm||E|
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