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 7:20:00 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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.02 meters/second, 1515.7 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 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"||15.70 mi||West||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||South||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.0"||941.48 mi||West||0° 02' 56.7"||3.38 mi||South||941.64 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 04.8"||758.13 mi||East||1° 37' 04.5"||111.29 mi||South||770.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sun 6:20 AM||914 km||568 miles||494 nm||ESE|
|Praia||Sun 6:20 AM||1159 km||720 miles||626 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Sun 7:20 AM||1753 km||1089 miles||947 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 7:20 AM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm||E|
|Banjul||Sun 7:20 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1022 nm||ESE|
|Ponta Delgada *||Sun 7:20 AM||2054 km||1276 miles||1109 nm||NNE|
|Bissau||Sun 7:20 AM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm||ESE|
|El Aaiún||Sun 7:20 AM||2141 km||1331 miles||1156 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Sun 7:20 AM||2379 km||1478 miles||1285 nm||ESE|
|Freetown||Sun 7:20 AM||2485 km||1544 miles||1342 nm||ESE|
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