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 06:34:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||10° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.13 meters/second, 1530.5 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 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' 30.8"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.4"||950.78 mi||west||0° 05' 09.1"||5.91 mi||south||951.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 34.1"||761.66 mi||east||2° 28' 32.0"||170.26 mi||south||785.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Mon 6:34 AM||118 km||74 miles||64 nm|| W|
|Nouakchott||Mon 6:34 AM||601 km||374 miles||325 nm|| W|
|Rosso||Mon 6:34 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm|| WSW|
|Tambacounda||Mon 6:34 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| SSW|
|Bamako||Mon 6:34 AM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm|| SSE|
|Touba||Mon 6:34 AM||731 km||455 miles||395 nm|| SW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 6:34 AM||743 km||462 miles||401 nm|| WNW|
|Dakhla||Mon 6:34 AM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| NW|
|Farafenni||Mon 6:34 AM||804 km||499 miles||434 nm|| SW|
|Thiès||Mon 6:34 AM||829 km||515 miles||447 nm|| WSW|
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