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 02:30:00 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 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||13° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.39 meters/second, 1513.4 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' 58.5"||940.12 mi||west||0° 02' 12.2"||2.53 mi||north||940.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 29.9"||755.12 mi||east||0° 26' 16.2"||30.12 mi||north||754.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Fri 3:30 AM||717 km||446 miles||387 nm|| WSW|
|Zinder||Fri 3:30 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Fri 3:30 AM||950 km||591 miles||513 nm|| S|
|Kano||Fri 3:30 AM||1096 km||681 miles||592 nm|| SSW|
|Tripoli||Fri 4:30 AM||1364 km||848 miles||737 nm|| N|
|Abuja||Fri 3:30 AM||1440 km||895 miles||778 nm|| SSW|
|Niamey||Fri 3:30 AM||1454 km||903 miles||785 nm|| WSW|
|Valletta *||Fri 4:30 AM||1699 km||1056 miles||917 nm|| N|
|Tunis||Fri 3:30 AM||1826 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| N|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 2:30 AM||1855 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| WSW|
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