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 5:46:00 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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.09 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.5 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' 30.6"||15.62 mi||West||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||South||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.2"||937.15 mi||West||0° 00' 26.6"||0.51 mi||South||937.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 43.5"||756.42 mi||East||0° 37' 42.9"||43.24 mi||South||759.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Sat 5:46 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm||E|
|Santa Maria||Sat 4:46 AM||501 km||311 miles||271 nm||SSW|
|Mindelo||Sat 4:46 AM||564 km||350 miles||304 nm||SW|
|Dakhla||Sat 5:46 AM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm||ENE|
|Nouakchott||Sat 5:46 AM||696 km||432 miles||376 nm||ESE|
|Praia||Sat 4:46 AM||697 km||433 miles||377 nm||SSW|
|Rosso||Sat 5:46 AM||809 km||502 miles||437 nm||SE|
|Dakar||Sat 5:46 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||SE|
|Thiès||Sat 5:46 AM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm||SE|
|Touba||Sat 5:46 AM||929 km||577 miles||501 nm||SE|
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