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 Friday, September 14, 2012 at 10:28:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 14, 2012 at 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.67 meters/second, 1604.4 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 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"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.22 mi||south||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 18.5"||996.87 mi||west||0° 11' 47.1"||13.50 mi||south||997.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 55.2"||821.18 mi||east||4° 53' 25.3"||336.05 mi||south||890.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Accra||Fri 10:28 AM||111 km||69 miles||60 nm|| S|
|Kumasi||Fri 10:28 AM||151 km||94 miles||81 nm|| W|
|Lome||Fri 10:28 AM||171 km||106 miles||92 nm|| ESE|
|Cotonou||Fri 11:28 AM||299 km||186 miles||162 nm|| E|
|Sokodé||Fri 10:28 AM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm|| NNE|
|Tamale||Fri 10:28 AM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm|| NNW|
|Porto Novo||Fri 11:28 AM||337 km||209 miles||182 nm|| E|
|Kara||Fri 10:28 AM||368 km||229 miles||199 nm|| NNE|
|Lagos||Fri 11:28 AM||399 km||248 miles||216 nm|| E|
|Abeokuta||Fri 11:28 AM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm|| E|
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