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 07:30:00 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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||23° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.33 meters/second, 1531.2 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.8 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' 51.7"||951.23 mi||west||0° 05' 14.3"||6.00 mi||south||951.50 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 25.3"||761.86 mi||east||2° 30' 31.3"||172.54 mi||south||786.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 6:30 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm|| SSW|
|Santa Maria||Mon 6:30 AM||252 km||156 miles||136 nm|| SSE|
|Praia||Mon 6:30 AM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| S|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 7:30 AM||759 km||472 miles||410 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Mon 7:30 AM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:30 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| E|
|Thiès||Mon 7:30 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm|| ESE|
|Rosso||Mon 7:30 AM||889 km||553 miles||480 nm|| ESE|
|Touba||Mon 7:30 AM||951 km||591 miles||514 nm|| ESE|
|Serekunda||Mon 7:30 AM||963 km||599 miles||520 nm|| SE|
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