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 8:20:00 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: 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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.49 meters/second, 1553.4 km/hour, 965.2 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' 01.4"||964.98 mi||West||0° 07' 25.9"||8.52 mi||South||965.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 32.6"||769.52 mi||East||3° 20' 40.2"||229.94 mi||South||808.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Tue 7:20 AM||133 km||82 miles||72 nm||NW|
|Santa Maria||Tue 7:20 AM||138 km||86 miles||75 nm||ENE|
|Praia||Tue 7:20 AM||141 km||88 miles||76 nm||SSE|
|Dakar||Tue 8:20 AM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm||ESE|
|Thiès||Tue 8:20 AM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm||E|
|Serekunda||Tue 8:20 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm||ESE|
|Banjul||Tue 8:20 AM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm||ESE|
|Rosso||Tue 8:20 AM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm||E|
|Touba||Tue 8:20 AM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Tue 8:20 AM||891 km||553 miles||481 nm||ENE|
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