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 = Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 1:00:00 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: 86%
|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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.47 meters/second, 1528.1 km/hour, 949.5 miles/hour or 825.1 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' 31.3"||15.83 mi||West||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||North||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.1"||949.22 mi||West||0° 04' 33.5"||5.23 mi||North||949.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 16.0"||753.08 mi||East||1° 24' 19.7"||96.68 mi||North||756.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fada||Thu 2:00 AM||347 km||215 miles||187 nm||SW|
|Faya-Largeau||Thu 2:00 AM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm||WSW|
|Kufra||Thu 3:00 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||N|
|Al-Fashir||Thu 4:00 AM||622 km||386 miles||336 nm||SSE|
|Abéché||Thu 2:00 AM||684 km||425 miles||370 nm||SSW|
|Al-Ubayyid||Thu 4:00 AM||923 km||573 miles||498 nm||SE|
|Kharga Oasis||Thu 3:00 AM||961 km||597 miles||519 nm||NE|
|Mongo||Thu 2:00 AM||965 km||600 miles||521 nm||SW|
|Khartoum||Thu 4:00 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm||ESE|
|Moussoro||Thu 2:00 AM||1018 km||633 miles||550 nm||SW|
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