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 07:50:00 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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.48 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"||942.57 mi||west||0° 03' 51.1"||4.42 mi||south||942.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 42.4"||773.10 mi||east||1° 59' 44.4"||137.27 mi||south||789.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Mon 7:50 AM||264 km||164 miles||143 nm|| SW|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:50 AM||718 km||446 miles||388 nm|| WSW|
|Smara *||Mon 8:50 AM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm|| NNW|
|Rosso||Mon 7:50 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| WSW|
|Dakhla *||Mon 8:50 AM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| WNW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 7:50 AM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm|| W|
|Tambacounda||Mon 7:50 AM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm|| SSW|
|Bamako||Mon 7:50 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| S|
|Cape Bojador *||Mon 8:50 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| NW|
|Tindouf||Mon 8:50 AM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm|| N|
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