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 Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 08:28:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.95 meters/second, 1583.8 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.2 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' 30.4"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 27.7"||984.03 mi||west||0° 10' 16.0"||11.76 mi||south||984.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 54.0"||802.55 mi||east||4° 23' 44.9"||302.13 mi||south||862.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Thu 9:28 AM||220 km||137 miles||119 nm|| WNW|
|Sarh||Thu 9:28 AM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm|| SSE|
|Moundou||Thu 9:28 AM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| SSW|
|Maiduguri||Thu 9:28 AM||414 km||257 miles||224 nm|| W|
|Garoua||Thu 9:28 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| WSW|
|Jalingo||Thu 9:28 AM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm|| WSW|
|Bangui||Thu 9:28 AM||792 km||492 miles||427 nm|| SSE|
|Berbérati||Thu 9:28 AM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| S|
|Bimbo||Thu 9:28 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| SSE|
|Zinder||Thu 9:28 AM||904 km||561 miles||488 nm|| WNW|
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