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 07:20:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||33° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.02 meters/second, 1515.7 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 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"||0.06 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.9"||941.56 mi||west||0° 02' 56.8"||3.38 mi||south||941.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 04.6"||758.19 mi||east||1° 37' 07.1"||111.35 mi||south||770.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sun 6:20 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm|| ESE|
|Praia||Sun 6:20 AM||1183 km||735 miles||639 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Sun 7:20 AM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 7:20 AM||1821 km||1131 miles||983 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Sun 7:20 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| ESE|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores) *||Sun 7:20 AM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm|| NNE|
|Bissau||Sun 7:20 AM||2096 km||1302 miles||1132 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Sun 7:20 AM||2167 km||1346 miles||1170 nm|| ENE|
|Conakry||Sun 7:20 AM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Sun 7:20 AM||2509 km||1559 miles||1355 nm|| ESE|
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