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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 05:36:00 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: 41%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.76 meters/second, 1550.7 km/hour, 963.6 miles/hour or 837.3 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"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.4"||963.42 mi||west||0° 07' 12.1"||8.25 mi||south||963.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 42.9"||768.48 mi||east||3° 15' 28.6"||224.01 mi||south||806.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Tue 6:36 AM||475 km||295 miles||257 nm|| S|
|Zinder||Tue 6:36 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| WSW|
|Agadez||Tue 6:36 AM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm|| W|
|Sarh||Tue 6:36 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| SSE|
|Moundou||Tue 6:36 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| S|
|Kano||Tue 6:36 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| WSW|
|Maradi||Tue 6:36 AM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm|| WSW|
|Abuja||Tue 6:36 AM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| SW|
|Bangui||Tue 6:36 AM||1377 km||856 miles||743 nm|| SSE|
|Yaoundé||Tue 6:36 AM||1449 km||900 miles||782 nm|| SSW|
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