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 07:44:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||8° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.46 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 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"||942.53 mi||west||0° 03' 50.6"||4.41 mi||south||942.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 42.6"||773.08 mi||east||1° 59' 30.2"||137.00 mi||south||789.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bamako||Mon 7:44 AM||821 km||510 miles||443 nm|| S|
|Smara *||Mon 8:44 AM||828 km||515 miles||447 nm|| NNW|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:44 AM||865 km||538 miles||467 nm|| WSW|
|Koutiala||Mon 7:44 AM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm|| SSE|
|Dakhla *||Mon 8:44 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| WNW|
|Rosso||Mon 7:44 AM||912 km||566 miles||492 nm|| WSW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 7:44 AM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm|| W|
|El Aaiún *||Mon 8:44 AM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| NNW|
|Sikasso||Mon 7:44 AM||1000 km||622 miles||540 nm|| SSE|
|Touba||Mon 7:44 AM||1013 km||629 miles||547 nm|| WSW|
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