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, May 27, 2012 at 15:58:00 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 15:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||17° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.42 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 28.1"||991.83 mi||west||0° 11' 00.7"||12.61 mi||south||992.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 23.8"||781.22 mi||east||4° 37' 52.3"||318.27 mi||south||847.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Sun 4:58 PM||94 km||59 miles||51 nm|| E|
|Moundou||Sun 4:58 PM||175 km||109 miles||95 nm|| WSW|
|Ndjamena||Sun 4:58 PM||421 km||261 miles||227 nm|| NW|
|Garoua||Sun 4:58 PM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| W|
|Bambari||Sun 4:58 PM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm|| SE|
|Bangui||Sun 4:58 PM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm|| SSE|
|Bimbo||Sun 4:58 PM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| S|
|Berbérati||Sun 4:58 PM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm|| SSW|
|Bamenda||Sun 4:58 PM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm|| WSW|
|Yaoundé||Sun 4:58 PM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm|| SW|
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