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 Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 00:20:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.32 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 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' 31.8"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 55.2"||962.41 mi||west||0° 06' 37.5"||7.60 mi||north||962.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 46.6"||750.39 mi||east||2° 16' 23.8"||156.35 mi||north||761.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Wed 1:20 AM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| WSW|
|Sarh||Wed 1:20 AM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm|| SSW|
|Khartoum||Wed 3:20 AM||1109 km||689 miles||599 nm|| E|
|Bangui||Wed 1:20 AM||1433 km||890 miles||774 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Wed 1:20 AM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm|| WSW|
|Juba||Wed 3:20 AM||1670 km||1038 miles||902 nm|| SE|
|Cairo||Wed 2:20 AM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| NNE|
|Alexandria||Wed 2:20 AM||1777 km||1104 miles||960 nm|| NNE|
|Asmara||Wed 3:20 AM||1794 km||1115 miles||968 nm|| E|
|Abuja||Wed 1:20 AM||1837 km||1141 miles||992 nm|| WSW|
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