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 09:10:00 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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||28° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.71 meters/second, 1518.1 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' 30.2"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.08 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.8"||943.09 mi||west||0° 03' 59.1"||4.57 mi||south||943.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 38.3"||773.45 mi||east||2° 02' 52.1"||140.86 mi||south||790.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 8:10 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SE|
|Praia||Mon 8:10 AM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Mon 9:10 AM||1344 km||835 miles||725 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 9:10 AM||1367 km||849 miles||738 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Mon 9:10 AM||1490 km||926 miles||805 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 9:10 AM||1675 km||1041 miles||905 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún *||Mon 10:10 AM||1779 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Mon 9:10 AM||1993 km||1239 miles||1076 nm|| ESE|
|Azores *||Mon 9:10 AM||2056 km||1277 miles||1110 nm|| N|
|Freetown||Mon 9:10 AM||2104 km||1307 miles||1136 nm|| SE|
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