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 7:30:00 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: 50%
|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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.33 meters/second, 1531.2 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.8 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' 30.8"||15.86 mi||West||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||South||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.7"||951.16 mi||West||0° 05' 14.2"||6.00 mi||South||951.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 25.6"||761.81 mi||East||2° 30' 29.1"||172.48 mi||South||786.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Mon 6:30 AM||242 km||150 miles||131 nm||SSE|
|Mindelo||Mon 6:30 AM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm||SW|
|Praia||Mon 6:30 AM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm||S|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 7:30 AM||732 km||455 miles||396 nm||ENE|
|Dakar||Mon 7:30 AM||794 km||493 miles||429 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:30 AM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm||E|
|Thiès||Mon 7:30 AM||831 km||517 miles||449 nm||ESE|
|Rosso||Mon 7:30 AM||862 km||536 miles||465 nm||ESE|
|Touba||Mon 7:30 AM||925 km||575 miles||500 nm||ESE|
|Serekunda||Mon 7:30 AM||941 km||584 miles||508 nm||SE|
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