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 Friday, September 7, 2012 at 07:10:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||35° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.40 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.1 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' 31.0"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 07.0"||942.40 mi||west||0° 03' 21.6"||3.85 mi||north||942.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 48.7"||756.08 mi||east||0° 54' 21.6"||62.33 mi||north||756.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Fri 6:10 AM||1366 km||849 miles||738 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Fri 7:10 AM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Fri 7:10 AM||2028 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Fri 7:10 AM||2114 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| ESE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores) *||Fri 7:10 AM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm|| NNE|
|Bissau||Fri 7:10 AM||2286 km||1420 miles||1234 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún *||Fri 8:10 AM||2361 km||1467 miles||1275 nm|| ENE|
|Cayenne||Fri 4:10 AM||2516 km||1564 miles||1359 nm|| SW|
|Conakry||Fri 7:10 AM||2589 km||1609 miles||1398 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 4:10 AM||2680 km||1665 miles||1447 nm|| S|
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