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 07:34:00 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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||36° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.05 meters/second, 1515.8 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.0"||941.63 mi||west||0° 02' 58.2"||3.40 mi||south||941.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 02.8"||758.21 mi||east||1° 37' 38.9"||111.95 mi||south||770.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sun 6:34 AM||1503 km||934 miles||812 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Sun 7:34 AM||2120 km||1317 miles||1145 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Sun 7:34 AM||2174 km||1351 miles||1174 nm|| E|
|Ponta Delgada (Azores) *||Sun 7:34 AM||2200 km||1367 miles||1188 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Sun 7:34 AM||2255 km||1401 miles||1218 nm|| ESE|
|Cayenne||Sun 4:34 AM||2412 km||1499 miles||1302 nm|| SW|
|Bissau||Sun 7:34 AM||2424 km||1506 miles||1309 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Sun 7:34 AM||2492 km||1549 miles||1346 nm|| ENE|
|Paramaribo||Sun 4:34 AM||2574 km||1599 miles||1390 nm|| SW|
|Bridgetown||Sun 3:34 AM||2585 km||1606 miles||1396 nm|| WSW|
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