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 = Friday, October 12, 2012 at 8:58:00 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: 13%
|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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 08:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.56 meters/second, 1611.2 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 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' 30.4"||16.68 mi||West||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||South||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 22.8"||1001.03 mi||West||0° 12' 04.5"||13.83 mi||South||1001.24 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 24.3"||828.55 mi||East||4° 57' 37.2"||340.82 mi||South||897.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lome||Fri 8:58 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||N|
|Accra||Fri 8:58 AM||269 km||167 miles||145 nm||NW|
|Cotonou||Fri 9:58 AM||282 km||175 miles||152 nm||NNE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 9:58 AM||301 km||187 miles||163 nm||NNE|
|Lagos||Fri 9:58 AM||336 km||209 miles||181 nm||NE|
|Bohicon||Fri 9:58 AM||360 km||224 miles||194 nm||N|
|Atakpamé||Fri 8:58 AM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm||N|
|Abeokuta||Fri 9:58 AM||403 km||250 miles||217 nm||NNE|
|Ibadan||Fri 9:58 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm||NNE|
|Savé||Fri 9:58 AM||461 km||287 miles||249 nm||NNE|
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