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 Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 17:14:00 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.99 meters/second, 1501.2 km/hour, 932.8 miles/hour or 810.6 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' 29.8"||15.55 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||south||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 55.2"||932.49 mi||west||0° 01' 55.3"||2.20 mi||south||932.60 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 48.9"||775.96 mi||east||1° 15' 38.1"||86.73 mi||south||784.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Thu 6:14 PM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm|| S|
|Agadez||Thu 6:14 PM||938 km||583 miles||506 nm|| ESE|
|Ouagadougou||Thu 5:14 PM||1047 km||650 miles||565 nm|| SSW|
|Bamako||Thu 5:14 PM||1344 km||835 miles||726 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Thu 6:14 PM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm|| SE|
|Marrakech||Thu 5:14 PM||1395 km||867 miles||753 nm|| NW|
|Fes||Thu 5:14 PM||1479 km||919 miles||798 nm|| NNW|
|El Aaiún||Thu 5:14 PM||1520 km||944 miles||821 nm|| WNW|
|Abuja||Thu 6:14 PM||1550 km||963 miles||837 nm|| SSE|
|Casablanca||Thu 5:14 PM||1550 km||963 miles||837 nm|| NNW|
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