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 08:04:00 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 08:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||32° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.46 meters/second, 1531.7 km/hour, 951.7 miles/hour or 827.0 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' 52.0"||951.51 mi||west||0° 05' 17.4"||6.06 mi||south||951.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 20.0"||761.99 mi||east||2° 31' 43.8"||173.92 mi||south||786.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Mon 7:04 AM||779 km||484 miles||420 nm|| ESE|
|Praia||Mon 7:04 AM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm|| ESE|
|Dakar||Mon 8:04 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 8:04 AM||1705 km||1059 miles||920 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Mon 8:04 AM||1757 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| ESE|
|Bissau||Mon 8:04 AM||1924 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| ESE|
|El Aaiún||Mon 8:04 AM||2153 km||1338 miles||1163 nm|| ENE|
|Ponta Delgada *||Mon 8:04 AM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Mon 8:04 AM||2225 km||1383 miles||1201 nm|| ESE|
|Angra do Heroísmo *||Mon 8:04 AM||2270 km||1410 miles||1226 nm|| N|
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