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 8:14:00 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 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.49 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 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' 05.2"||0.10 mi||South||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.1"||951.52 mi||West||0° 05' 18.2"||6.08 mi||South||951.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 18.7"||761.97 mi||East||2° 32' 02.6"||174.27 mi||South||786.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 7:14 AM||1001 km||622 miles||540 nm||E|
|Praia||Mon 7:14 AM||1216 km||755 miles||656 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Mon 8:14 AM||1846 km||1147 miles||997 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Mon 8:14 AM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm||E|
|Banjul||Mon 8:14 AM||1975 km||1227 miles||1066 nm||ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 8:14 AM||2138 km||1329 miles||1155 nm||ESE|
|Ponta Delgada *||Mon 8:14 AM||2278 km||1416 miles||1230 nm||NNE|
|El Aaiún||Mon 8:14 AM||2354 km||1463 miles||1271 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Mon 8:14 AM||2433 km||1512 miles||1314 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Mon 5:14 AM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm||SW|
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