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 07:24:00 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 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.31 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.7 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' 30.9"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.7"||951.19 mi||west||0° 05' 13.6"||5.99 mi||south||951.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 26.3"||761.84 mi||east||2° 30' 18.5"||172.29 mi||south||786.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Mon 6:24 AM||236 km||147 miles||128 nm|| SSW|
|Mindelo||Mon 6:24 AM||337 km||209 miles||182 nm|| SW|
|Praia||Mon 6:24 AM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| SSW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 7:24 AM||617 km||384 miles||333 nm|| ENE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:24 AM||684 km||425 miles||370 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Mon 7:24 AM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm|| SE|
|Thiès||Mon 7:24 AM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Mon 7:24 AM||743 km||461 miles||401 nm|| ESE|
|Touba||Mon 7:24 AM||816 km||507 miles||440 nm|| ESE|
|Serekunda||Mon 7:24 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| SE|
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