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 07:10:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||19° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.26 meters/second, 1530.9 km/hour, 951.3 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"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.6"||951.07 mi||west||0° 05' 12.3"||5.97 mi||south||951.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 28.5"||761.79 mi||east||2° 29' 48.8"||171.72 mi||south||786.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Mon 7:10 AM||324 km||202 miles||175 nm|| NE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:10 AM||331 km||205 miles||178 nm|| ESE|
|Saint-Louis||Mon 7:10 AM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Mon 7:10 AM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| SE|
|Santa Maria||Mon 6:10 AM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm|| WSW|
|Dakar||Mon 7:10 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| SSE|
|Thiès||Mon 7:10 AM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm|| SSE|
|Touba||Mon 7:10 AM||542 km||337 miles||293 nm|| SE|
|Serekunda||Mon 7:10 AM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| SSE|
|Praia||Mon 6:10 AM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| SW|
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