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 = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 3:36:00 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: 70%
|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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.07 meters/second, 1508.6 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 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' 30.7"||15.62 mi||West||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||South||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.8"||937.10 mi||West||0° 00' 13.7"||0.26 mi||South||937.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 40.6"||756.31 mi||East||0° 32' 37.1"||37.40 mi||South||758.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arlit||Sat 4:36 AM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm||SW|
|Tamanrasset||Sat 4:36 AM||464 km||288 miles||251 nm||WNW|
|Agadez||Sat 4:36 AM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||SSW|
|Zinder||Sat 4:36 AM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm||S|
|Sabha||Sat 5:36 AM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm||NE|
|Maradi||Sat 4:36 AM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm||SSW|
|Kano||Sat 4:36 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm||S|
|Ndjamena||Sat 4:36 AM||1145 km||712 miles||618 nm||SSE|
|Niamey||Sat 4:36 AM||1150 km||715 miles||621 nm||SW|
|Abuja||Sat 4:36 AM||1342 km||834 miles||725 nm||S|
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