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 Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 01:58:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.36 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 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' 32.0"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||north||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 07.1"||1005.19 mi||west||0° 11' 48.9"||13.53 mi||north||1005.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 02.6"||763.06 mi||east||4° 40' 17.0"||320.99 mi||north||827.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 11:58 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Fri 10:58 PM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm|| SW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 10:58 PM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm|| W|
|Freetown||Sat 1:58 AM||1787 km||1110 miles||965 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Sat 1:58 AM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| NE|
|Praia||Sat 12:58 AM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm|| N|
|Bissau||Sat 1:58 AM||1863 km||1158 miles||1006 nm|| NE|
|Salvador||Fri 10:58 PM||1881 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| SW|
|Monrovia||Sat 1:58 AM||1889 km||1174 miles||1020 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Sat 1:58 AM||1942 km||1207 miles||1049 nm|| NNE|
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