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 07:00:00 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 07:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||28° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.98 meters/second, 1515.5 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.05 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.9"||941.46 mi||west||0° 02' 54.8"||3.34 mi||south||941.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 07.2"||758.15 mi||east||1° 36' 21.5"||110.48 mi||south||769.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sun 6:00 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| SE|
|Praia||Sun 6:00 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Sun 7:00 AM||1313 km||816 miles||709 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 7:00 AM||1319 km||820 miles||712 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Sun 7:00 AM||1462 km||909 miles||790 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Sun 7:00 AM||1651 km||1026 miles||891 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Sun 7:00 AM||1714 km||1065 miles||925 nm|| ENE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores) *||Sun 7:00 AM||1947 km||1210 miles||1051 nm|| N|
|Conakry||Sun 7:00 AM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm|| SE|
|Freetown||Sun 7:00 AM||2084 km||1295 miles||1125 nm|| SE|
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