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 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: 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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.92 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 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' 43.9"||941.27 mi||West||0° 02' 52.4"||3.30 mi||South||941.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 10.2"||758.06 mi||East||1° 35' 24.2"||109.37 mi||South||769.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Sun 5:36 AM||421 km||261 miles||227 nm||S|
|Mindelo||Sun 5:36 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||SW|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 6:36 AM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm||E|
|Praia||Sun 5:36 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||SSW|
|Nouakchott||Sun 6:36 AM||703 km||437 miles||380 nm||ESE|
|Dakhla||Sun 6:36 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm||ENE|
|Rosso||Sun 6:36 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Sun 6:36 AM||808 km||502 miles||437 nm||SE|
|Thiès||Sun 6:36 AM||833 km||517 miles||450 nm||SE|
|Touba||Sun 6:36 AM||907 km||563 miles||489 nm||SE|
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