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 09:00:00 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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.68 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.3 miles/hour or 819.7 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' 30.1"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.8"||943.02 mi||west||0° 03' 58.1"||4.55 mi||south||943.23 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 38.7"||773.41 mi||east||2° 02' 28.7"||140.41 mi||south||790.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 8:00 AM||373 km||232 miles||202 nm|| SSE|
|Santa Maria||Mon 8:00 AM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm|| SE|
|Praia||Mon 8:00 AM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| SSE|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 9:00 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| E|
|Nouakchott||Mon 9:00 AM||1116 km||694 miles||603 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Mon 9:00 AM||1119 km||695 miles||604 nm|| ESE|
|Banjul||Mon 9:00 AM||1272 km||790 miles||687 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 9:00 AM||1464 km||910 miles||791 nm|| SE|
|El Aaiún *||Mon 10:00 AM||1562 km||971 miles||843 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Mon 9:00 AM||1789 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| SE|
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