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 06:10:00 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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.04 meters/second, 1530.2 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 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' 30.8"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.3"||950.58 mi||west||0° 05' 06.9"||5.86 mi||south||950.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 37.9"||761.58 mi||east||2° 27' 40.7"||169.28 mi||south||785.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Koutiala||Mon 6:10 AM||716 km||445 miles||387 nm|| S|
|Koudougou||Mon 6:10 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| SSE|
|Bamako||Mon 6:10 AM||775 km||482 miles||419 nm|| SSW|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 6:10 AM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| SSE|
|Sikasso||Mon 6:10 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| S|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Mon 6:10 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Mon 7:10 AM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm|| SE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 6:10 AM||1212 km||753 miles||655 nm|| W|
|El Aaiún||Mon 6:10 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| NW|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 6:10 AM||1327 km||824 miles||716 nm|| S|
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