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 4:20:00 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: 78%
|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 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.19 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.8 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' 02.1"||0.04 mi||North||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.1"||939.62 mi||West||0° 02' 01.9"||2.33 mi||North||939.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 53.8"||755.17 mi||East||0° 22' 02.6"||25.27 mi||North||754.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Fri 4:20 AM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm||SSE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 4:20 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm||SW|
|Nouadhibou||Fri 4:20 AM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm||W|
|Dakhla||Fri 4:20 AM||473 km||294 miles||256 nm||NW|
|Rosso||Fri 4:20 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm||SW|
|Cape Bojador||Fri 4:20 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm||NNW|
|Saint-Louis||Fri 4:20 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||SW|
|Smara||Fri 4:20 AM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm||N|
|El Aaiún||Fri 4:20 AM||722 km||448 miles||390 nm||N|
|Touba||Fri 4:20 AM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm||SSW|
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