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 2:20:00 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: 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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.20 meters/second, 1527.1 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 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' 04.5"||0.09 mi||North||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 22.6"||948.61 mi||West||0° 04' 26.4"||5.09 mi||North||948.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 48.4"||753.21 mi||East||1° 21' 22.8"||93.30 mi||North||755.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arlit||Thu 3:20 AM||279 km||173 miles||151 nm||E|
|Tamanrasset||Thu 3:20 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm||N|
|Agadez||Thu 3:20 AM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm||SE|
|Maradi||Thu 3:20 AM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm||SSE|
|Niamey||Thu 3:20 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm||SSW|
|Zinder||Thu 3:20 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm||SE|
|Timbuktu||Thu 2:20 AM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm||WSW|
|Kano||Thu 3:20 AM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm||SSE|
|Kandi||Thu 3:20 AM||918 km||570 miles||495 nm||SSW|
|Ouahigouya||Thu 2:20 AM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm||SW|
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