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 06:34:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.92 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 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' 43.9"||941.33 mi||west||0° 02' 52.4"||3.29 mi||south||941.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 10.3"||758.11 mi||east||1° 35' 22.3"||109.34 mi||south||769.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Sun 5:34 AM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm|| SSW|
|Mindelo||Sun 5:34 AM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm|| SW|
|Nouadhibou||Sun 6:34 AM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| E|
|Praia||Sun 5:34 AM||622 km||386 miles||336 nm|| SSW|
|Nouakchott||Sun 6:34 AM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm|| ESE|
|Dakhla||Sun 6:34 AM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm|| ENE|
|Rosso||Sun 6:34 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Sun 6:34 AM||794 km||494 miles||429 nm|| SE|
|Thiès||Sun 6:34 AM||818 km||508 miles||441 nm|| SE|
|Touba||Sun 6:34 AM||890 km||553 miles||480 nm|| SE|
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