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 8:30:00 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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.53 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 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"||965.08 mi||West||0° 07' 26.8"||8.53 mi||South||965.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 32.2"||769.59 mi||East||3° 20' 59.1"||230.30 mi||South||809.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Tue 7:30 AM||186 km||116 miles||101 nm||ENE|
|Praia||Tue 7:30 AM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm||ESE|
|Santa Maria||Tue 7:30 AM||389 km||241 miles||210 nm||E|
|Dakar||Tue 8:30 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm||E|
|Banjul||Tue 8:30 AM||1106 km||688 miles||597 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Tue 8:30 AM||1142 km||710 miles||617 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Tue 8:30 AM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm||ESE|
|Conakry||Tue 8:30 AM||1565 km||972 miles||845 nm||ESE|
|Freetown||Tue 8:30 AM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm||ESE|
|El Aaiún||Tue 8:30 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm||NE|
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