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, October 2, 2012 at 01:20:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||3° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.52 meters/second, 1571.5 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.5 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' 32.4"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 23.8"||976.33 mi||west||0° 08' 18.2"||9.51 mi||north||976.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 01.8"||747.66 mi||east||2° 59' 40.5"||205.91 mi||north||770.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Koudougou||Tue 1:20 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 1:20 AM||268 km||166 miles||145 nm|| SE|
|Koutiala||Tue 1:20 AM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm|| SW|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Tue 1:20 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| SSW|
|Sikasso||Tue 1:20 AM||377 km||235 miles||204 nm|| SW|
|Bamako||Tue 1:20 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm|| WSW|
|Tamale||Tue 1:20 AM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm|| SSE|
|Mango||Tue 1:20 AM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm|| SE|
|Niamey||Tue 2:20 AM||601 km||373 miles||325 nm|| E|
|Natitingou||Tue 2:20 AM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| SE|
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