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 1:18:00 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: 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 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.41 meters/second, 1527.9 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 31.3"||15.82 mi||West||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||North||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 23.9"||949.09 mi||West||0° 04' 32.0"||5.20 mi||North||948.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 23.4"||753.11 mi||East||1° 23' 39.9"||95.92 mi||North||755.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Faya-Largeau||Thu 2:18 AM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm||SSW|
|Fada||Thu 2:18 AM||288 km||179 miles||155 nm||SE|
|Abéché||Thu 2:18 AM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm||S|
|Kufra||Thu 3:18 AM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm||NNE|
|Ndjamena||Thu 2:18 AM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm||SSW|
|Khartoum||Thu 4:18 AM||1409 km||875 miles||761 nm||ESE|
|Kano||Thu 2:18 AM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm||WSW|
|Bangui||Thu 2:18 AM||1641 km||1019 miles||886 nm||S|
|Tripoli||Thu 3:18 AM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm||NNW|
|Cairo||Thu 3:18 AM||1671 km||1038 miles||902 nm||NE|
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