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, October 4, 2012 at 01:10:00 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: 86%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||21° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.44 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 31.3"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.0"||949.20 mi||west||0° 04' 32.5"||5.21 mi||north||949.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 20.6"||753.15 mi||east||1° 23' 55.2"||96.22 mi||north||756.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kufra||Thu 3:10 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| NNE|
|Ndjamena||Thu 2:10 AM||1037 km||645 miles||560 nm|| SW|
|Khartoum||Thu 4:10 AM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| ESE|
|Cairo||Thu 3:10 AM||1560 km||969 miles||842 nm|| NE|
|Alexandria||Thu 3:10 AM||1586 km||986 miles||857 nm|| NNE|
|Kano||Thu 2:10 AM||1596 km||992 miles||862 nm|| WSW|
|Bangui||Thu 2:10 AM||1664 km||1034 miles||899 nm|| S|
|Tripoli||Thu 3:10 AM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| NNW|
|Abuja||Thu 2:10 AM||1893 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| SW|
|Asmara||Thu 4:10 AM||1904 km||1183 miles||1028 nm|| E|
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