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 06:20:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||30° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.10 meters/second, 1508.8 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.7 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' 30.7"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||south||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.2"||937.24 mi||west||0° 00' 30.0"||0.57 mi||south||937.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 43.8"||756.50 mi||east||0° 39' 05.5"||44.82 mi||south||759.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sat 5:20 AM||725 km||451 miles||392 nm|| SE|
|Praia||Sat 5:20 AM||988 km||614 miles||534 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Sat 6:20 AM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sat 6:20 AM||1541 km||958 miles||832 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Sat 6:20 AM||1685 km||1047 miles||910 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Sat 6:20 AM||1869 km||1161 miles||1009 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Sat 6:20 AM||1871 km||1163 miles||1010 nm|| ESE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores) *||Sat 6:20 AM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Sat 6:20 AM||2190 km||1361 miles||1182 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Sat 6:20 AM||2301 km||1430 miles||1242 nm|| SE|
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