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 Saturday, October 6, 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: 70%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||13° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.07 meters/second, 1508.6 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 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' 30.8"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||south||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.10"||937.16 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||south||937.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 40.2"||756.35 mi||east||0° 32' 02.0"||36.73 mi||south||758.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sabha||Sat 5:20 AM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm|| N|
|Agadez||Sat 4:20 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| SW|
|Zinder||Sat 4:20 AM||915 km||569 miles||494 nm|| SSW|
|Ndjamena||Sat 4:20 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| SSE|
|Kano||Sat 4:20 AM||1116 km||694 miles||603 nm|| SSW|
|Tripoli||Sat 5:20 AM||1315 km||817 miles||710 nm|| N|
|Niamey||Sat 4:20 AM||1441 km||896 miles||778 nm|| WSW|
|Abuja||Sat 4:20 AM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm|| SSW|
|Valletta *||Sat 5:20 AM||1654 km||1027 miles||893 nm|| N|
|Tunis||Sat 4:20 AM||1771 km||1101 miles||956 nm|| N|
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