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 6:26:00 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: 69%
|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 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.10 meters/second, 1508.8 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.7 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"||15.63 mi||West||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||South||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.1"||937.18 mi||West||0° 00' 30.5"||0.58 mi||South||937.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 43.8"||756.45 mi||East||0° 39' 16.9"||45.04 mi||South||759.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sat 5:26 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm||ESE|
|Praia||Sat 5:26 AM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm||SE|
|Dakar||Sat 6:26 AM||1649 km||1025 miles||890 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sat 6:26 AM||1662 km||1033 miles||898 nm||E|
|Banjul||Sat 6:26 AM||1795 km||1115 miles||969 nm||ESE|
|Ponta Delgada *||Sat 6:26 AM||1939 km||1205 miles||1047 nm||NNE|
|Bissau||Sat 6:26 AM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm||ESE|
|El Aaiún||Sat 6:26 AM||1981 km||1231 miles||1070 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Sat 6:26 AM||2294 km||1425 miles||1239 nm||ESE|
|Freetown||Sat 6:26 AM||2403 km||1493 miles||1298 nm||ESE|
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