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 04:46:00 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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||7° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.08 meters/second, 1508.7 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' 30.6"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 00.3"||0.01 mi||south||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.6"||937.19 mi||west||0° 00' 20.7"||0.40 mi||south||937.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 42.4"||756.42 mi||east||0° 35' 24.3"||40.60 mi||south||758.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Sat 4:46 AM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| WSW|
|Tindouf||Sat 5:46 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| N|
|Smara||Sat 4:46 AM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm|| NNW|
|El Aaiún||Sat 4:46 AM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm|| NW|
|Cape Bojador||Sat 4:46 AM||902 km||560 miles||487 nm|| NW|
|Dakhla||Sat 4:46 AM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm|| WNW|
|Bamako||Sat 4:46 AM||928 km||576 miles||501 nm|| S|
|Nouakchott||Sat 4:46 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| WSW|
|Nouadhibou||Sat 4:46 AM||981 km||609 miles||529 nm|| W|
|Koutiala||Sat 4:46 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| SSE|
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