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 03:36:00 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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 20' ||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' 44.8"||937.16 mi||west||0° 00' 13.9"||0.27 mi||south||937.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 40.6"||756.37 mi||east||0° 32' 39.8"||37.45 mi||south||758.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Sat 4:36 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm|| SSW|
|Zinder||Sat 4:36 AM||799 km||497 miles||432 nm|| S|
|Maradi||Sat 4:36 AM||866 km||538 miles||468 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Sat 4:36 AM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Sat 4:36 AM||1131 km||702 miles||610 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Sat 4:36 AM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm|| SSE|
|Abuja||Sat 4:36 AM||1331 km||827 miles||719 nm|| S|
|Tripoli||Sat 5:36 AM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm|| NNE|
|Ouagadougou||Sat 3:36 AM||1501 km||933 miles||811 nm|| SW|
|Valletta *||Sat 5:36 AM||1724 km||1071 miles||931 nm|| NNE|
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