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 07:20:00 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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.39 meters/second, 1517.0 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"||942.38 mi||west||0° 03' 48.1"||4.36 mi||south||942.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 43.8"||772.97 mi||east||1° 58' 33.9"||135.93 mi||south||789.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ouagadougou||Mon 7:20 AM||857 km||533 miles||463 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Mon 8:20 AM||862 km||535 miles||465 nm|| SSE|
|Koudougou||Mon 7:20 AM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm|| S|
|Koutiala||Mon 7:20 AM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm|| SSW|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Mon 7:20 AM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm|| SSW|
|Bamako||Mon 7:20 AM||1029 km||639 miles||555 nm|| SW|
|El Aaiún *||Mon 8:20 AM||1365 km||848 miles||737 nm|| NW|
|Marrakech *||Mon 8:20 AM||1403 km||872 miles||758 nm|| NNW|
|Kano||Mon 8:20 AM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm|| SE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:20 AM||1464 km||910 miles||791 nm|| W|
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