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 8:04:00 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 08:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.45 meters/second, 1531.6 km/hour, 951.7 miles/hour or 827.0 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' 30.8"||15.86 mi||West||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||South||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.0"||951.44 mi||West||0° 05' 17.3"||6.06 mi||South||951.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 20.3"||761.93 mi||East||2° 31' 41.3"||173.86 mi||South||786.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 7:04 AM||751 km||467 miles||405 nm||ESE|
|Praia||Mon 7:04 AM||978 km||607 miles||528 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Mon 8:04 AM||1597 km||992 miles||862 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 8:04 AM||1676 km||1041 miles||905 nm||E|
|Banjul||Mon 8:04 AM||1729 km||1075 miles||934 nm||ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 8:04 AM||1898 km||1179 miles||1025 nm||ESE|
|El Aaiún||Mon 8:04 AM||2129 km||1323 miles||1150 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Mon 8:04 AM||2199 km||1366 miles||1187 nm||ESE|
|Ponta Delgada *||Mon 8:04 AM||2201 km||1368 miles||1189 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 8:04 AM||2301 km||1430 miles||1243 nm||ESE|
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