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 07:34:00 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: 43%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||17° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.67 meters/second, 1507.2 km/hour, 936.5 miles/hour or 813.8 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' 30.4"||15.61 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.03 mi||south||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 21.0"||936.27 mi||west||0° 01' 24.0"||1.60 mi||south||936.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 07.0"||767.22 mi||east||1° 01' 33.2"||70.58 mi||south||773.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Sun 7:34 AM||50 km||31 miles||27 nm|| ESE|
|Dakhla *||Sun 8:34 AM||329 km||205 miles||178 nm|| NNE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 7:34 AM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| SSE|
|Rosso||Sun 7:34 AM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm|| SSE|
|Thiès||Sun 7:34 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| S|
|Touba||Sun 7:34 AM||710 km||441 miles||384 nm|| SSE|
|Dakar||Sun 7:34 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| S|
|El Aaiún *||Sun 8:34 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| NNE|
|Las Palmas *||Sun 8:34 AM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm|| NNE|
|Serekunda||Sun 7:34 AM||852 km||529 miles||460 nm|| S|
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