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 9:20:00 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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.76 meters/second, 1554.3 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 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"||16.10 mi||West||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||South||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.6"||965.58 mi||West||0° 07' 30.9"||8.61 mi||South||965.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 29.7"||769.94 mi||East||3° 22' 33.7"||232.10 mi||South||809.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Tue 8:20 AM||1623 km||1009 miles||876 nm||E|
|Cayenne||Tue 6:20 AM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm||SW|
|Paramaribo||Tue 6:20 AM||2127 km||1322 miles||1149 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 6:20 AM||2176 km||1352 miles||1175 nm||S|
|Belém||Tue 6:20 AM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm||SSW|
|Dakar||Tue 9:20 AM||2276 km||1415 miles||1229 nm||E|
|Bridgetown||Tue 5:20 AM||2286 km||1421 miles||1235 nm||W|
|Georgetown||Tue 5:20 AM||2360 km||1466 miles||1274 nm||WSW|
|Banjul||Tue 9:20 AM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm||E|
|Castries||Tue 5:20 AM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm||W|
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