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 = Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 1:20:00 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: 92%
|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 Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.07 meters/second, 1548.2 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 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' 31.8"||16.03 mi||West||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||North||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 54.0"||961.77 mi||West||0° 06' 32.9"||7.51 mi||North||961.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 16.4"||750.46 mi||East||2° 14' 25.4"||154.08 mi||North||761.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Wed 2:20 AM||7 km||4 miles||4 nm||N|
|Arlit||Wed 2:20 AM||212 km||132 miles||114 nm||NNW|
|Zinder||Wed 2:20 AM||360 km||224 miles||194 nm||SSE|
|Maradi||Wed 2:20 AM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm||SSW|
|Sokoto||Wed 2:20 AM||518 km||322 miles||279 nm||SW|
|Kano||Wed 2:20 AM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm||S|
|Zaria||Wed 2:20 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm||S|
|Kaduna||Wed 2:20 AM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm||S|
|Niamey||Wed 2:20 AM||733 km||456 miles||396 nm||WSW|
|Abuja||Wed 2:20 AM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm||S|
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