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, September 3, 2012 at 03:18:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 3, 2012 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||23° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.59 meters/second, 1604.1 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 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' 32.7"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 50.8"||996.70 mi||west||0° 10' 32.6"||12.08 mi||north||996.56 mi|
|24 hours||10° 52' 51.8"||745.52 mi||east||3° 59' 17.3"||274.12 mi||north||790.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Mon 2:18 AM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm|| N|
|Ziguinchor||Mon 3:18 AM||938 km||583 miles||507 nm|| NE|
|Serekunda||Mon 3:18 AM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Mon 3:18 AM||966 km||600 miles||521 nm|| ENE|
|Banjul||Mon 3:18 AM||968 km||601 miles||523 nm|| NE|
|Dakar||Mon 3:18 AM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| NE|
|Mindelo||Mon 2:18 AM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm|| N|
|Conakry||Mon 3:18 AM||1086 km||675 miles||586 nm|| E|
|Freetown||Mon 3:18 AM||1127 km||700 miles||609 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Mon 3:18 AM||1384 km||860 miles||747 nm|| NE|
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