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 Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 02:18:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||19° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 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' 32.6"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 40.5"||1004.42 mi||west||0° 11' 26.0"||13.09 mi||north||1004.41 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 06.5"||751.71 mi||east||4° 25' 31.6"||304.11 mi||north||808.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Sun 2:18 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Sun 2:18 AM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Sun 2:18 AM||1049 km||652 miles||567 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Sun 2:18 AM||1050 km||653 miles||567 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Sun 2:18 AM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm|| NNE|
|Dakar||Sun 2:18 AM||1280 km||795 miles||691 nm|| NNE|
|Praia||Sun 1:18 AM||1345 km||835 miles||726 nm|| NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 2:18 AM||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm|| ENE|
|Bamako||Sun 2:18 AM||1657 km||1030 miles||895 nm|| NE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 2:18 AM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| NNE|
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