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 08:20:00 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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.57 meters/second, 1506.9 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' 54.0"||936.05 mi||west||0° 02' 24.2"||2.76 mi||south||936.18 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 16.5"||778.36 mi||east||1° 26' 28.8"||99.16 mi||south||788.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Mon 9:20 AM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm|| SE|
|Niamey||Mon 9:20 AM||836 km||519 miles||451 nm|| S|
|Maradi||Mon 9:20 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 8:20 AM||1052 km||654 miles||568 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Mon 9:20 AM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| SSE|
|Abuja||Mon 9:20 AM||1408 km||875 miles||760 nm|| SSE|
|Bamako||Mon 8:20 AM||1453 km||903 miles||784 nm|| SW|
|Marrakech||Mon 8:20 AM||1568 km||974 miles||847 nm|| NW|
|Porto Novo||Mon 9:20 AM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| S|
|Fes||Mon 8:20 AM||1615 km||1004 miles||872 nm|| NNW|
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