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 07:00:00 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 07:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||16° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.22 meters/second, 1530.8 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 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"||950.99 mi||west||0° 05' 11.4"||5.95 mi||south||951.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 30.0"||761.76 mi||east||2° 29' 27.4"||171.32 mi||south||785.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:00 AM||98 km||61 miles||53 nm|| SE|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 7:00 AM||250 km||155 miles||135 nm|| N|
|Rosso||Mon 7:00 AM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm|| SSE|
|Saint-Louis||Mon 7:00 AM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm|| S|
|Touba||Mon 7:00 AM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| S|
|Thiès||Mon 7:00 AM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm|| S|
|Dakar||Mon 7:00 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| S|
|Tidjikja||Mon 7:00 AM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm|| E|
|Dakhla||Mon 7:00 AM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| N|
|Farafenni||Mon 7:00 AM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm|| S|
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