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 06:36:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||34° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.11 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' 30.6"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||south||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.0"||937.25 mi||west||0° 00' 31.6"||0.60 mi||south||937.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 43.9"||756.51 mi||east||0° 39' 43.0"||45.54 mi||south||759.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sat 5:36 AM||1318 km||819 miles||711 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Sat 6:36 AM||1910 km||1187 miles||1031 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sat 6:36 AM||1939 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| E|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores) *||Sat 6:36 AM||2029 km||1261 miles||1096 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Sat 6:36 AM||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Sat 6:36 AM||2229 km||1385 miles||1204 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Sat 6:36 AM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Sat 6:36 AM||2539 km||1577 miles||1371 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Sat 6:36 AM||2644 km||1643 miles||1428 nm|| ESE|
|Cayenne||Sat 3:36 AM||2645 km||1643 miles||1428 nm|| SW|
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