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 06:20:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||6° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.08 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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' 30.8"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.3"||950.66 mi||west||0° 05' 07.8"||5.88 mi||south||950.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 36.2"||761.61 mi||east||2° 28' 02.0"||169.68 mi||south||785.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bamako||Mon 6:20 AM||688 km||427 miles||371 nm|| S|
|Koutiala||Mon 6:20 AM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm|| SSE|
|Sikasso||Mon 6:20 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| S|
|Koudougou||Mon 6:20 AM||873 km||543 miles||471 nm|| SE|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Mon 6:20 AM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Mon 6:20 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm|| SE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 6:20 AM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| W|
|Rosso||Mon 6:20 AM||973 km||605 miles||525 nm|| WSW|
|Smara||Mon 6:20 AM||1007 km||625 miles||544 nm|| NNW|
|El Aaiún||Mon 6:20 AM||1127 km||700 miles||609 nm|| NNW|
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