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 8:24:00 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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.53 meters/second, 1531.9 km/hour, 951.9 miles/hour or 827.2 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"||951.60 mi||West||0° 05' 19.1"||6.10 mi||South||951.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 17.1"||762.01 mi||East||2° 32' 23.8"||174.67 mi||South||787.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Mon 7:24 AM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm||ESE|
|Dakar||Mon 8:24 AM||2097 km||1303 miles||1132 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Mon 8:24 AM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm||E|
|Banjul||Mon 8:24 AM||2223 km||1381 miles||1200 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Mon 5:24 AM||2277 km||1415 miles||1229 nm||SW|
|Ponta Delgada *||Mon 8:24 AM||2376 km||1476 miles||1283 nm||NNE|
|Bissau||Mon 8:24 AM||2383 km||1480 miles||1286 nm||ESE|
|Paramaribo||Mon 5:24 AM||2455 km||1526 miles||1326 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 5:24 AM||2478 km||1540 miles||1338 nm||S|
|Bridgetown||Mon 4:24 AM||2530 km||1572 miles||1366 nm||W|
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