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 7:54:00 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||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.42 meters/second, 1531.5 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 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' 52.0"||951.36 mi||West||0° 05' 16.4"||6.04 mi||South||951.62 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 21.8"||761.89 mi||East||2° 31' 20.1"||173.45 mi||South||786.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 6:54 AM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm||ESE|
|Praia||Mon 6:54 AM||752 km||467 miles||406 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Mon 7:54 AM||1351 km||839 miles||729 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:54 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm||E|
|Banjul||Mon 7:54 AM||1488 km||925 miles||804 nm||ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 7:54 AM||1663 km||1033 miles||898 nm||ESE|
|El Aaiún||Mon 7:54 AM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Mon 7:54 AM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm||ESE|
|Freetown||Mon 7:54 AM||2078 km||1291 miles||1122 nm||ESE|
|Ponta Delgada *||Mon 7:54 AM||2148 km||1334 miles||1160 nm||N|
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