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 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: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.91 meters/second, 1536.9 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 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"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||south||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 18.2"||954.78 mi||west||0° 06' 19.5"||7.25 mi||south||955.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 25.4"||780.54 mi||east||2° 57' 02.4"||202.91 mi||south||812.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Tue 9:10 AM||101 km||63 miles||55 nm|| E|
|Rosso||Tue 9:10 AM||196 km||122 miles||106 nm|| SE|
|Saint-Louis||Tue 9:10 AM||214 km||133 miles||116 nm|| SSE|
|Nouadhibou||Tue 9:10 AM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm|| N|
|Thiès||Tue 9:10 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm|| S|
|Touba||Tue 9:10 AM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm|| SSE|
|Dakar||Tue 9:10 AM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm|| S|
|Banjul||Tue 9:10 AM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm|| S|
|Serekunda||Tue 9:10 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm|| S|
|Farafenni||Tue 9:10 AM||501 km||312 miles||271 nm|| SSE|
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