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 08:00:00 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: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 00' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.62 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 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"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 17.8"||954.12 mi||west||0° 06' 12.9"||7.13 mi||south||954.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 33.2"||780.15 mi||east||2° 54' 31.1"||200.03 mi||south||811.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Tue 9:00 AM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 8:00 AM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Tue 8:00 AM||690 km||428 miles||372 nm|| SSW|
|Agadez||Tue 9:00 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm|| E|
|Koutiala||Tue 8:00 AM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| SW|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Tue 8:00 AM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Tue 9:00 AM||912 km||567 miles||492 nm|| ESE|
|Kara||Tue 8:00 AM||949 km||589 miles||512 nm|| S|
|Tamale||Tue 8:00 AM||960 km||597 miles||518 nm|| S|
|Sikasso||Tue 8:00 AM||963 km||599 miles||520 nm|| SW|
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