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 = Tuesday, October 9, 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: 40%
|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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.46 meters/second, 1553.3 km/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.7 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' 30.9"||16.09 mi||West||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||South||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.2"||964.92 mi||West||0° 07' 25.3"||8.51 mi||South||965.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 33.0"||769.48 mi||East||3° 20' 28.8"||229.72 mi||South||808.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Tue 7:14 AM||65 km||40 miles||35 nm||NNW|
|Praia||Tue 7:14 AM||160 km||99 miles||86 nm||SW|
|Mindelo||Tue 7:14 AM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm||WNW|
|Dakar||Tue 8:14 AM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm||ESE|
|Thiès||Tue 8:14 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||ESE|
|Saint-Louis||Tue 8:14 AM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm||E|
|Serekunda||Tue 8:14 AM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm||ESE|
|Banjul||Tue 8:14 AM||714 km||443 miles||385 nm||ESE|
|Rosso||Tue 8:14 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm||E|
|Touba||Tue 8:14 AM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm||E|
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