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 = Sunday, October 7, 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: 60%
|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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.82 meters/second, 1514.9 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 818.0 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"||15.69 mi||West||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||South||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.6"||941.03 mi||West||0° 02' 47.6"||3.20 mi||South||941.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 16.4"||757.98 mi||East||1° 33' 30.0"||107.19 mi||South||769.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Sun 5:46 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm||SW|
|Nouakchott||Sun 5:46 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm||WSW|
|Dakhla||Sun 5:46 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||WNW|
|Smara||Sun 5:46 AM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm||NNW|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 5:46 AM||722 km||448 miles||390 nm||W|
|Rosso||Sun 5:46 AM||736 km||457 miles||398 nm||SW|
|Cape Bojador||Sun 5:46 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm||NW|
|El Aaiún||Sun 5:46 AM||812 km||504 miles||438 nm||NNW|
|Tambacounda||Sun 5:46 AM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm||SSW|
|Tindouf||Sun 6:46 AM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm||NNE|
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