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 Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 20:12:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 20:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 28.8"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 56.7"||943.68 mi||west||0° 05' 52.9"||6.74 mi||south||943.99 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 07.9"||809.28 mi||east||2° 50' 56.6"||195.96 mi||south||839.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Sat 9:12 PM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm|| S|
|Agadez||Sat 9:12 PM||804 km||499 miles||434 nm|| ESE|
|Ouagadougou||Sat 8:12 PM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Sat 8:12 PM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Sat 9:12 PM||947 km||589 miles||511 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Sat 9:12 PM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm|| SE|
|Bamako||Sat 8:12 PM||1226 km||762 miles||662 nm|| SW|
|Abuja||Sat 9:12 PM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| SSE|
|Porto Novo||Sat 9:12 PM||1467 km||911 miles||792 nm|| S|
|Lagos||Sat 9:12 PM||1481 km||920 miles||800 nm|| S|
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