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, October 5, 2012 at 02:20:00 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.40 meters/second, 1513.5 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.2 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' 30.9"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||north||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.8"||940.16 mi||west||0° 02' 13.3"||2.55 mi||north||940.05 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 27.7"||755.11 mi||east||0° 26' 39.6"||30.57 mi||north||754.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Fri 3:20 AM||939 km||584 miles||507 nm|| WSW|
|Ndjamena||Fri 3:20 AM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| S|
|Kano||Fri 3:20 AM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| SW|
|Tripoli||Fri 4:20 AM||1394 km||866 miles||753 nm|| N|
|Abuja||Fri 3:20 AM||1581 km||982 miles||854 nm|| SW|
|Niamey||Fri 3:20 AM||1676 km||1041 miles||905 nm|| WSW|
|Valletta *||Fri 4:20 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm|| N|
|Bangui||Fri 3:20 AM||1814 km||1127 miles||980 nm|| S|
|Alexandria||Fri 4:20 AM||1821 km||1131 miles||983 nm|| NE|
|Khartoum||Fri 5:20 AM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm|| ESE|
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