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 Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 21:08:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 21:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.21 meters/second, 1545.2 km/hour, 960.1 miles/hour or 834.3 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' 28.9"||16.00 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 59.4"||959.93 mi||west||0° 08' 31.5"||9.77 mi||south||960.33 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 59.9"||820.80 mi||east||3° 50' 55.3"||264.63 mi||south||869.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Sun 10:08 PM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| SE|
|Ouagadougou||Sun 9:08 PM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Sun 9:08 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm|| SSW|
|Koutiala||Sun 9:08 PM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| SW|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Sun 9:08 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| SW|
|Kara||Sun 9:08 PM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| S|
|Tamale||Sun 9:08 PM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm|| S|
|Sikasso||Sun 9:08 PM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| SW|
|Maradi||Sun 10:08 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| ESE|
|Sokodé||Sun 9:08 PM||860 km||534 miles||464 nm|| S|
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