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 07:34:00 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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||5° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.43 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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"||942.47 mi||west||0° 03' 49.6"||4.39 mi||south||942.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 43.1"||773.03 mi||east||1° 59' 06.8"||136.56 mi||south||789.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Koutiala||Mon 7:34 AM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm|| S|
|Bamako||Mon 7:34 AM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Mon 7:34 AM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 7:34 AM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm|| SSE|
|Smara *||Mon 8:34 AM||964 km||599 miles||521 nm|| NW|
|Sikasso||Mon 7:34 AM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm|| S|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Mon 7:34 AM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Mon 8:34 AM||1097 km||681 miles||592 nm|| SE|
|El Aaiún *||Mon 8:34 AM||1102 km||685 miles||595 nm|| NW|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:34 AM||1113 km||692 miles||601 nm|| W|
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