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 Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 07:10:00 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: 25%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||12° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.41 meters/second, 1535.1 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 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"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 17.6"||953.65 mi||west||0° 06' 08.2"||7.04 mi||south||953.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 38.9"||779.88 mi||east||2° 52' 42.8"||197.96 mi||south||810.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Tue 8:10 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| WSW|
|Zinder||Tue 8:10 AM||582 km||362 miles||314 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Tue 8:10 AM||738 km||459 miles||398 nm|| SSE|
|Maradi||Tue 8:10 AM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Tue 8:10 AM||779 km||484 miles||421 nm|| SSW|
|Kaduna||Tue 8:10 AM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| SSW|
|Abuja||Tue 8:10 AM||1123 km||698 miles||607 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Tue 8:10 AM||1184 km||736 miles||640 nm|| WSW|
|Yaoundé||Tue 8:10 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| S|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 7:10 AM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm|| WSW|
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