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 07:34:00 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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 40' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.35 meters/second, 1531.3 km/hour, 951.5 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"||951.27 mi||west||0° 05' 14.6"||6.01 mi||south||951.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 24.7"||761.88 mi||east||2° 30' 39.8"||172.70 mi||south||786.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 6:34 AM||198 km||123 miles||107 nm|| S|
|Santa Maria||Mon 6:34 AM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm|| SE|
|Praia||Mon 6:34 AM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm|| SSE|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 7:34 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Mon 7:34 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:34 AM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| E|
|Thiès||Mon 7:34 AM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| ESE|
|Rosso||Mon 7:34 AM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm|| ESE|
|Banjul||Mon 7:34 AM||1056 km||656 miles||570 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 7:34 AM||1247 km||775 miles||674 nm|| SE|
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