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 6:36:00 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: 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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.11 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' 44.0"||937.19 mi||West||0° 00' 31.5"||0.60 mi||South||937.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 43.9"||756.46 mi||East||0° 39' 40.4"||45.49 mi||South||759.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sat 5:36 AM||1294 km||804 miles||699 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Sat 6:36 AM||1884 km||1170 miles||1017 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sat 6:36 AM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm||E|
|Ponta Delgada *||Sat 6:36 AM||2019 km||1255 miles||1090 nm||NNE|
|Banjul||Sat 6:36 AM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm||ESE|
|Bissau||Sat 6:36 AM||2204 km||1369 miles||1190 nm||ESE|
|El Aaiún||Sat 6:36 AM||2213 km||1375 miles||1195 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Sat 6:36 AM||2514 km||1562 miles||1357 nm||ESE|
|Freetown||Sat 6:36 AM||2620 km||1628 miles||1414 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Sat 3:36 AM||2667 km||1657 miles||1440 nm||SW|
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