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 3:20:00 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 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.00 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 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"||15.81 mi||West||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||North||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.4"||948.17 mi||West||0° 04' 21.0"||4.99 mi||North||947.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 12.3"||753.30 mi||East||1° 19' 09.7"||90.76 mi||North||755.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Thu 3:20 AM||197 km||122 miles||106 nm||WSW|
|Nouakchott||Thu 3:20 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm||W|
|Rosso||Thu 3:20 AM||713 km||443 miles||385 nm||WSW|
|Tambacounda||Thu 3:20 AM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm||SW|
|Bamako||Thu 3:20 AM||759 km||472 miles||410 nm||SSE|
|Timbuktu||Thu 3:20 AM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm||ESE|
|Nouadhibou||Thu 3:20 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm||WNW|
|Dakhla||Thu 3:20 AM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm||NW|
|Touba||Thu 3:20 AM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm||SW|
|Smara||Thu 3:20 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm||NNW|
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