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 07:34:00 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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||6° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.51 meters/second, 1535.4 km/hour, 954.1 miles/hour or 829.1 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' 17.7"||953.88 mi||west||0° 06' 10.4"||7.08 mi||south||954.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 36.2"||780.01 mi||east||2° 53' 34.9"||198.95 mi||south||810.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Tue 8:34 AM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm|| SE|
|Maradi||Tue 8:34 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm|| S|
|Zinder||Tue 8:34 AM||555 km||345 miles||299 nm|| SSE|
|Niamey||Tue 8:34 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Tue 8:34 AM||715 km||444 miles||386 nm|| SSE|
|Kaduna||Tue 8:34 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| S|
|Abuja||Tue 8:34 AM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm|| S|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 7:34 AM||1051 km||653 miles||568 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Tue 8:34 AM||1151 km||715 miles||621 nm|| SE|
|Lagos||Tue 8:34 AM||1326 km||824 miles||716 nm|| SSW|
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