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 10, 2012 at 06:10:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||14° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.20 meters/second, 1516.3 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.7 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' 30.2"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.9"||941.95 mi||west||0° 03' 41.1"||4.23 mi||south||942.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 46.6"||772.67 mi||east||1° 55' 49.0"||132.78 mi||south||788.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Mon 7:10 AM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm|| WSW|
|Ndjamena||Mon 7:10 AM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm|| S|
|Zinder||Mon 7:10 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Mon 7:10 AM||1119 km||695 miles||604 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Mon 8:10 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| N|
|Abuja||Mon 7:10 AM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm|| SW|
|Niamey||Mon 7:10 AM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm|| WSW|
|Valletta *||Mon 8:10 AM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| N|
|Bangui||Mon 7:10 AM||1796 km||1116 miles||970 nm|| SSE|
|Yaoundé||Mon 7:10 AM||1837 km||1141 miles||992 nm|| S|
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