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 = Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 8:38:00 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: 36%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.94 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 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' 31.5"||16.66 mi||West||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||South||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.9"||999.66 mi||West||0° 11' 18.6"||12.95 mi||South||999.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 12.4"||792.84 mi||East||4° 41' 34.9"||322.46 mi||South||858.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Thu 7:38 AM||1028 km||638 miles||555 nm||N|
|Bissau||Thu 8:38 AM||1248 km||776 miles||674 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Thu 8:38 AM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm||NE|
|Dakar||Thu 8:38 AM||1297 km||806 miles||700 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Thu 8:38 AM||1327 km||824 miles||716 nm||ENE|
|Freetown||Thu 8:38 AM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm||ENE|
|Monrovia||Thu 8:38 AM||1588 km||987 miles||857 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Thu 8:38 AM||1688 km||1049 miles||911 nm||NE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 5:38 AM||1821 km||1132 miles||983 nm||SW|
|Recife||Thu 5:38 AM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm||SW|
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