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 5:56:00 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 05:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.84 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.4 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"||941.08 mi||West||0° 02' 48.5"||3.22 mi||South||941.23 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 15.1"||758.00 mi||East||1° 33' 52.9"||107.63 mi||South||769.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Sun 5:56 AM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm||SSE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 5:56 AM||440 km||274 miles||238 nm||SW|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 5:56 AM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm||W|
|Dakhla||Sun 5:56 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm||NW|
|Rosso||Sun 5:56 AM||548 km||341 miles||296 nm||SW|
|Saint-Louis||Sun 5:56 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||SW|
|Cape Bojador||Sun 5:56 AM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm||NNW|
|Touba||Sun 5:56 AM||704 km||438 miles||380 nm||SSW|
|Smara||Sun 5:56 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm||N|
|Tambacounda||Sun 5:56 AM||741 km||460 miles||400 nm||S|
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