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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 05:16:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 05:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||3° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.76 meters/second, 1514.7 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 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"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.5"||940.96 mi||west||0° 02' 44.8"||3.15 mi||south||941.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 19.8"||757.99 mi||east||1° 32' 24.1"||105.94 mi||south||769.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ouagadougou||Sun 5:16 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| S|
|Koudougou||Sun 5:16 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| S|
|Koutiala||Sun 5:16 AM||921 km||572 miles||497 nm|| SSW|
|In Salah||Sun 6:16 AM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| NE|
|Niamey||Sun 6:16 AM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| SE|
|Tindouf||Sun 6:16 AM||950 km||591 miles||513 nm|| NNW|
|Bamako||Sun 5:16 AM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm|| SSW|
|El Aaiún||Sun 5:16 AM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm|| NW|
|Marrakech||Sun 5:16 AM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm|| NNW|
|Nouakchott||Sun 5:16 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| W|
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