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, October 1, 2012 at 2:18:00 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: 99%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 1, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.43 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 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' 32.7"||16.49 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||North||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 46.0"||989.53 mi||West||0° 09' 40.9"||11.09 mi||North||989.34 mi|
|24 hours||10° 57' 41.5"||745.71 mi||East||3° 36' 28.3"||248.00 mi||North||781.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Mon 1:18 AM||709 km||440 miles||383 nm||NE|
|Mindelo||Mon 1:18 AM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm||NNE|
|Santa Maria||Mon 1:18 AM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm||NE|
|Dakar||Mon 2:18 AM||1258 km||781 miles||679 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Mon 2:18 AM||1306 km||812 miles||705 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Mon 2:18 AM||1384 km||860 miles||747 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Mon 2:18 AM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Mon 2:18 AM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm||E|
|Freetown||Mon 2:18 AM||1655 km||1028 miles||893 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Sun 11:18 PM||1942 km||1207 miles||1048 nm||SW|
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