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 9, 2012 at 05:26:00 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: 44%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||13° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.56 meters/second, 1506.8 km/hour, 936.3 miles/hour or 813.6 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' 30.3"||15.61 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 22.1"||936.02 mi||west||0° 01' 10.10"||1.36 mi||south||936.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 52.2"||766.73 mi||east||0° 56' 22.3"||64.64 mi||south||771.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sabha||Sun 7:26 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| N|
|Agadez||Sun 6:26 AM||738 km||458 miles||398 nm|| SW|
|Zinder||Sun 6:26 AM||940 km||584 miles||507 nm|| SSW|
|Ndjamena||Sun 6:26 AM||1014 km||630 miles||547 nm|| S|
|Kano||Sun 6:26 AM||1140 km||709 miles||616 nm|| SSW|
|Tripoli||Sun 7:26 AM||1303 km||809 miles||703 nm|| N|
|Niamey||Sun 6:26 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm|| WSW|
|Abuja||Sun 6:26 AM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm|| SSW|
|Valletta *||Sun 7:26 AM||1639 km||1018 miles||885 nm|| N|
|Tunis||Sun 6:26 AM||1763 km||1095 miles||952 nm|| N|
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