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 = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 5:36:00 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: 51%
|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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.92 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 30.7"||15.84 mi||West||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||South||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.9"||950.24 mi||West||0° 05' 03.6"||5.80 mi||South||950.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 43.4"||761.40 mi||East||2° 26' 25.3"||167.83 mi||South||784.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arlit||Mon 6:36 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm||E|
|Tamanrasset||Mon 6:36 AM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm||NNE|
|Agadez||Mon 6:36 AM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm||ESE|
|Niamey||Mon 6:36 AM||622 km||387 miles||336 nm||SSW|
|Sokoto||Mon 6:36 AM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm||SSE|
|Maradi||Mon 6:36 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm||SSE|
|Dori||Mon 5:36 AM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm||SW|
|Zinder||Mon 6:36 AM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm||SE|
|Timbuktu||Mon 5:36 AM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm||WSW|
|Kandi||Mon 6:36 AM||860 km||535 miles||465 nm||S|
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