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 = Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 2:24:00 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: 98%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.79 meters/second, 1532.9 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 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' 31.5"||15.87 mi||West||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||North||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 29.9"||952.18 mi||West||0° 04' 58.9"||5.71 mi||North||951.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 29.4"||753.40 mi||East||1° 35' 05.2"||109.01 mi||North||757.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 1:24 AM||240 km||149 miles||129 nm||SE|
|Santa Maria||Wed 1:24 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm||ESE|
|Praia||Wed 1:24 AM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm||SE|
|Nouadhibou||Wed 2:24 AM||1008 km||627 miles||544 nm||ENE|
|Dakar||Wed 2:24 AM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm||ESE|
|Nouakchott||Wed 2:24 AM||1097 km||682 miles||592 nm||E|
|Banjul||Wed 2:24 AM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm||ESE|
|Bissau||Wed 2:24 AM||1376 km||855 miles||743 nm||ESE|
|El Aaiún||Wed 2:24 AM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Wed 2:24 AM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm||SE|
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