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 06:54:00 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 06:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.20 meters/second, 1530.7 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.5 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' 30.8"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.5"||950.94 mi||west||0° 05' 10.9"||5.94 mi||south||951.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 30.9"||761.73 mi||east||2° 29' 14.7"||171.07 mi||south||785.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Mon 6:54 AM||111 km||69 miles||60 nm|| SW|
|Rosso||Mon 6:54 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| SSW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 6:54 AM||314 km||195 miles||169 nm|| NW|
|Saint-Louis||Mon 6:54 AM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm|| SSW|
|Tidjikja||Mon 6:54 AM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm|| E|
|Touba||Mon 6:54 AM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| S|
|Thiès||Mon 6:54 AM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm|| SSW|
|Dakar||Mon 6:54 AM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| SSW|
|Dakhla||Mon 6:54 AM||556 km||345 miles||300 nm|| N|
|Tambacounda||Mon 6:54 AM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm|| SSE|
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