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 = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 2:28:00 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: 79%
|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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.39 meters/second, 1513.4 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.2 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' 30.9"||15.67 mi||West||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||North||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.7"||940.07 mi||West||0° 02' 12.6"||2.53 mi||North||939.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 29.2"||755.06 mi||East||0° 26' 23.5"||30.26 mi||North||754.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Faya-Largeau||Fri 3:28 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm||ESE|
|Arlit||Fri 3:28 AM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm||WSW|
|Agadez||Fri 3:28 AM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm||WSW|
|Moussoro||Fri 3:28 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm||SSE|
|Fada||Fri 3:28 AM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm||ESE|
|Ndjamena||Fri 3:28 AM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm||S|
|Zinder||Fri 3:28 AM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm||SW|
|Abéché||Fri 3:28 AM||1014 km||630 miles||548 nm||SE|
|Kano||Fri 3:28 AM||1138 km||707 miles||614 nm||SW|
|Tripoli||Fri 4:28 AM||1369 km||851 miles||739 nm||N|
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