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 03:20:00 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: 78%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||1° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.30 meters/second, 1513.1 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 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' 30.9"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.0"||939.92 mi||west||0° 02' 07.4"||2.44 mi||north||939.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 41.2"||755.17 mi||east||0° 24' 19.8"||27.90 mi||north||754.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|In Salah||Fri 4:20 AM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm|| N|
|Niamey||Fri 4:20 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| S|
|Agadez||Fri 4:20 AM||791 km||491 miles||427 nm|| ESE|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 3:20 AM||970 km||602 miles||524 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Fri 4:20 AM||986 km||613 miles||532 nm|| SE|
|Koudougou||Fri 3:20 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Fri 4:20 AM||1210 km||752 miles||654 nm|| SE|
|Bamako||Fri 3:20 AM||1346 km||836 miles||727 nm|| SW|
|Abuja||Fri 4:20 AM||1404 km||872 miles||758 nm|| SSE|
|Marrakech||Fri 3:20 AM||1546 km||961 miles||835 nm|| NW|
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