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 09:20:00 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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||31° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.73 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 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' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.8"||943.15 mi||west||0° 04' 00.2"||4.59 mi||south||943.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 37.7"||773.49 mi||east||2° 03' 15.5"||141.31 mi||south||791.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 8:20 AM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm|| ESE|
|Praia||Mon 8:20 AM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Mon 9:20 AM||1578 km||981 miles||852 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 9:20 AM||1618 km||1006 miles||874 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Mon 9:20 AM||1720 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 9:20 AM||1898 km||1179 miles||1025 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún *||Mon 10:20 AM||2003 km||1245 miles||1081 nm|| ENE|
|Azores *||Mon 9:20 AM||2079 km||1292 miles||1122 nm|| N|
|Conakry||Mon 9:20 AM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Mon 9:20 AM||2316 km||1439 miles||1251 nm|| ESE|
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