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 6:46:00 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 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.94 meters/second, 1515.4 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.3 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"||941.32 mi||West||0° 02' 53.4"||3.31 mi||South||941.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 09.0"||758.08 mi||East||1° 35' 47.0"||109.81 mi||South||769.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sun 5:46 AM||384 km||238 miles||207 nm||S|
|Santa Maria||Sun 5:46 AM||453 km||281 miles||244 nm||SSE|
|Praia||Sun 5:46 AM||612 km||380 miles||331 nm||SSE|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 6:46 AM||796 km||495 miles||430 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Sun 6:46 AM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm||ESE|
|Dakhla||Sun 6:46 AM||973 km||605 miles||525 nm||ENE|
|Dakar||Sun 6:46 AM||990 km||615 miles||534 nm||SE|
|Thiès||Sun 6:46 AM||1023 km||636 miles||552 nm||SE|
|Banjul||Sun 6:46 AM||1149 km||714 miles||620 nm||SE|
|Bissau||Sun 6:46 AM||1348 km||838 miles||728 nm||SE|
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