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 06:34:00 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: 41%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||1° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.02 meters/second, 1551.7 km/hour, 964.2 miles/hour or 837.8 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' 30.9"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.8"||963.99 mi||west||0° 07' 17.1"||8.35 mi||south||964.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 39.0"||768.86 mi||east||3° 17' 20.1"||226.14 mi||south||807.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Tue 7:34 AM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Tue 6:34 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SW|
|Sokoto||Tue 7:34 AM||555 km||345 miles||299 nm|| SE|
|Koudougou||Tue 6:34 AM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm|| SW|
|Kandi||Tue 7:34 AM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm|| SSE|
|Mango||Tue 6:34 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| S|
|Natitingou||Tue 7:34 AM||662 km||411 miles||357 nm|| S|
|Maradi||Tue 7:34 AM||697 km||433 miles||376 nm|| ESE|
|Agadez||Tue 7:34 AM||718 km||446 miles||388 nm|| E|
|Djougou||Tue 7:34 AM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm|| S|
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