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 09:10:00 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: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 13, 2012 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.66 meters/second, 1507.2 km/hour, 936.5 miles/hour or 813.8 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"||0.05 mi||south||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 53.8"||936.26 mi||west||0° 02' 29.4"||2.86 mi||south||936.39 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 18.3"||778.56 mi||east||1° 28' 33.3"||101.54 mi||south||788.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Mon 9:10 AM||334 km||207 miles||180 nm|| SW|
|Smara||Mon 9:10 AM||668 km||415 miles||360 nm|| NNW|
|Dakhla||Mon 9:10 AM||716 km||445 miles||387 nm|| WNW|
|Nouakchott||Mon 9:10 AM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm|| WSW|
|Tindouf||Mon 10:10 AM||751 km||467 miles||406 nm|| N|
|Cape Bojador||Mon 9:10 AM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm|| NW|
|El Aaiún||Mon 9:10 AM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm|| NNW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 9:10 AM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| W|
|Rosso||Mon 9:10 AM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm|| SW|
|Tambacounda||Mon 9:10 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| SSW|
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