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 10:28:00 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: 12%
|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 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.69 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.2 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"||16.69 mi||West||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||South||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.2"||1001.33 mi||West||0° 12' 07.7"||13.89 mi||South||1001.54 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 45.7"||830.40 mi||East||4° 58' 27.4"||341.77 mi||South||899.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Fri 10:28 AM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Fri 10:28 AM||961 km||597 miles||519 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Fri 10:28 AM||1037 km||644 miles||560 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Fri 10:28 AM||1075 km||668 miles||581 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Fri 10:28 AM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm||NNE|
|Dakar||Fri 10:28 AM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm||NNE|
|Praia||Fri 9:28 AM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm||NNW|
|Nouakchott||Fri 10:28 AM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm||NNE|
|Bamako||Fri 10:28 AM||1665 km||1035 miles||899 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 10:28 AM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm||ENE|
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