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 09:28:00 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 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||2° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.21 meters/second, 1584.7 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 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"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 27.7"||984.62 mi||west||0° 10' 20.0"||11.84 mi||south||984.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 01.7"||803.17 mi||east||4° 25' 10.2"||303.75 mi||south||863.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kandi||Thu 10:28 AM||58 km||36 miles||31 nm|| E|
|Natitingou||Thu 10:28 AM||147 km||92 miles||80 nm|| SW|
|Djougou||Thu 10:28 AM||181 km||112 miles||98 nm|| SSW|
|Parakou||Thu 10:28 AM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm|| S|
|Kara||Thu 9:28 AM||223 km||139 miles||120 nm|| SW|
|Mango||Thu 9:28 AM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm|| WSW|
|Niamey||Thu 10:28 AM||262 km||163 miles||141 nm|| N|
|Sokodé||Thu 9:28 AM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm|| SSW|
|Savé||Thu 10:28 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm|| S|
|Sokoto||Thu 10:28 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm|| NE|
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