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 Monday, August 13, 2012 at 08:10:00 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: 19%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 13, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.55 meters/second, 1506.8 km/hour, 936.3 miles/hour or 813.6 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"||15.61 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 54.1"||936.01 mi||west||0° 02' 23.2"||2.74 mi||south||936.14 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 15.9"||778.32 mi||east||1° 26' 03.9"||98.68 mi||south||788.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tamanrasset||Mon 9:10 AM||202 km||126 miles||109 nm|| NNE|
|Agadez||Mon 9:10 AM||558 km||346 miles||301 nm|| SE|
|Maradi||Mon 9:10 AM||870 km||540 miles||470 nm|| SSE|
|Niamey||Mon 9:10 AM||886 km||551 miles||479 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Mon 9:10 AM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm|| SSE|
|Kano||Mon 9:10 AM||1075 km||668 miles||580 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 8:10 AM||1180 km||734 miles||637 nm|| SW|
|Abuja||Mon 9:10 AM||1338 km||831 miles||722 nm|| S|
|Ndjamena||Mon 9:10 AM||1467 km||912 miles||792 nm|| SE|
|Tripoli||Mon 10:10 AM||1546 km||961 miles||835 nm|| NNE|
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