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 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.36 meters/second, 1516.9 km/hour, 942.6 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' 30.2"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.9"||942.32 mi||west||0° 03' 47.2"||4.34 mi||south||942.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 44.1"||772.93 mi||east||1° 58' 10.2"||135.48 mi||south||789.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Mon 8:10 AM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 7:10 AM||875 km||544 miles||472 nm|| SSW|
|Agadez||Mon 8:10 AM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm|| ESE|
|Koudougou||Mon 7:10 AM||910 km||566 miles||492 nm|| SSW|
|Bamako||Mon 7:10 AM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Mon 8:10 AM||1262 km||784 miles||682 nm|| SE|
|Abuja||Mon 8:10 AM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm|| SSE|
|Marrakech *||Mon 8:10 AM||1517 km||943 miles||819 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Mon 8:10 AM||1530 km||951 miles||826 nm|| S|
|Lagos||Mon 8:10 AM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm|| SSE|
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