Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, December 5, 2011 at 19:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 5, 2011 at 19:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||5° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.58 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.4 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' 33.8"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 55.8"||985.42 mi||west||0° 09' 41.6"||11.11 mi||north||985.19 mi|
|24 hours||10° 36' 46.1"||718.04 mi||east||3° 37' 56.4"||249.73 mi||north||755.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maradi||Mon 8:48 PM||201 km||125 miles||108 nm|| NE|
|Kaduna||Mon 8:48 PM||231 km||144 miles||125 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Mon 8:48 PM||275 km||171 miles||149 nm|| E|
|Abuja||Mon 8:48 PM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm|| SSE|
|Zinder||Mon 8:48 PM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm|| ENE|
|Niamey||Mon 8:48 PM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm|| WNW|
|Parakou||Mon 8:48 PM||474 km||295 miles||256 nm|| SW|
|Ibadan||Mon 8:48 PM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| SSW|
|Agadez||Mon 8:48 PM||586 km||364 miles||316 nm|| NNE|
|Kara||Mon 7:48 PM||593 km||369 miles||320 nm|| WSW|
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