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 08:10:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||14° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.53 meters/second, 1517.5 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.4 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"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.9"||942.70 mi||west||0° 03' 53.2"||4.46 mi||south||942.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 41.3"||773.19 mi||east||2° 00' 31.3"||138.17 mi||south||790.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Mon 8:10 AM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm|| SW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 8:10 AM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| WNW|
|Tidjikja||Mon 8:10 AM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm|| ESE|
|Rosso||Mon 8:10 AM||421 km||261 miles||227 nm|| SSW|
|Dakhla *||Mon 9:10 AM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm|| NNW|
|Saint-Louis||Mon 8:10 AM||501 km||311 miles||270 nm|| SSW|
|Touba||Mon 8:10 AM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm|| SSW|
|Thiès||Mon 8:10 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm|| SSW|
|Cape Bojador *||Mon 9:10 AM||675 km||420 miles||365 nm|| N|
|Dakar||Mon 8:10 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| SSW|
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