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 Friday, August 10, 2012 at 06:48:00 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 10, 2012 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||10° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.93 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.1 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"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||north||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 29.8"||948.06 mi||west||0° 04' 51.7"||5.57 mi||north||947.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 15.7"||753.17 mi||east||1° 31' 41.7"||105.13 mi||north||756.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Fri 6:48 AM||585 km||363 miles||316 nm|| WSW|
|Rosso||Fri 6:48 AM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm|| WSW|
|Nouadhibou||Fri 6:48 AM||696 km||432 miles||376 nm|| WNW|
|Dakhla||Fri 6:48 AM||733 km||455 miles||396 nm|| NW|
|Touba||Fri 6:48 AM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| SW|
|Bamako||Fri 6:48 AM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm|| SSE|
|Smara||Fri 6:48 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| N|
|Farafenni||Fri 6:48 AM||833 km||518 miles||450 nm|| SW|
|Thiès||Fri 6:48 AM||841 km||523 miles||454 nm|| SW|
|Gabú||Fri 6:48 AM||873 km||543 miles||472 nm|| SSW|
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