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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 05:34:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.92 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 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"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||south||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.9"||950.29 mi||west||0° 05' 03.4"||5.80 mi||south||950.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 43.5"||761.45 mi||east||2° 26' 23.4"||167.80 mi||south||784.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Mon 6:34 AM||453 km||281 miles||245 nm|| ESE|
|Niamey||Mon 6:34 AM||630 km||391 miles||340 nm|| SSW|
|Maradi||Mon 6:34 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| SSE|
|Zinder||Mon 6:34 AM||757 km||471 miles||409 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Mon 6:34 AM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 5:34 AM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm|| SW|
|Kaduna||Mon 6:34 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| SSE|
|Koudougou||Mon 5:34 AM||1012 km||629 miles||547 nm|| SW|
|Abuja||Mon 6:34 AM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm|| SSE|
|Lagos||Mon 6:34 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| S|
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