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 07:44:00 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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||27° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.39 meters/second, 1531.4 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 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' 51.9"||951.35 mi||west||0° 05' 15.5"||6.03 mi||south||951.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 23.2"||761.91 mi||east||2° 31' 01.1"||173.11 mi||south||786.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 6:44 AM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm|| SE|
|Santa Maria||Mon 6:44 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm|| ESE|
|Praia||Mon 6:44 AM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm|| SE|
|Dakar||Mon 7:44 AM||1137 km||707 miles||614 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 7:44 AM||1194 km||742 miles||645 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Mon 7:44 AM||1280 km||795 miles||691 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 7:44 AM||1462 km||908 miles||789 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Mon 7:44 AM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Mon 7:44 AM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| ESE|
|Freetown||Mon 7:44 AM||1888 km||1173 miles||1019 nm|| SE|
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