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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, September 10, 2012 at 06:34:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||8° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.27 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.9 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' 30.1"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.9"||942.10 mi||west||0° 03' 43.5"||4.27 mi||south||942.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 45.7"||772.77 mi||east||1° 56' 45.4"||133.86 mi||south||788.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Mon 7:34 AM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Mon 7:34 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| S|
|Maradi||Mon 7:34 AM||759 km||472 miles||410 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Mon 7:34 AM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Mon 7:34 AM||1029 km||640 miles||556 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Mon 7:34 AM||1105 km||687 miles||597 nm|| SE|
|Abuja||Mon 7:34 AM||1226 km||762 miles||662 nm|| S|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 6:34 AM||1406 km||874 miles||759 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Mon 8:34 AM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Mon 7:34 AM||1628 km||1012 miles||879 nm|| SSW|
Related time zone tools