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 8:20:00 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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.51 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"||951.57 mi||West||0° 05' 18.8"||6.09 mi||South||951.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 17.8"||761.99 mi||East||2° 32' 15.3"||174.51 mi||South||786.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Mon 7:20 AM||1362 km||846 miles||735 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Mon 8:20 AM||1996 km||1240 miles||1078 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Mon 8:20 AM||2084 km||1295 miles||1126 nm||E|
|Banjul||Mon 8:20 AM||2123 km||1319 miles||1147 nm||ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 8:20 AM||2284 km||1419 miles||1234 nm||ESE|
|Ponta Delgada *||Mon 8:20 AM||2335 km||1451 miles||1261 nm||NNE|
|Cayenne||Mon 5:20 AM||2357 km||1464 miles||1272 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 5:20 AM||2490 km||1547 miles||1344 nm||S|
|El Aaiún||Mon 8:20 AM||2491 km||1548 miles||1345 nm||ENE|
|Paramaribo||Mon 5:20 AM||2542 km||1580 miles||1373 nm||WSW|
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