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 07:20:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||9° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.22 meters/second, 1552.4 km/hour, 964.6 miles/hour or 838.2 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"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.9"||964.45 mi||west||0° 07' 20.9"||8.42 mi||south||964.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 36.0"||769.17 mi||east||3° 18' 48.0"||227.81 mi||south||807.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Tue 7:20 AM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm|| NNW|
|Bamako||Tue 7:20 AM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm|| SSE|
|Tambacounda||Tue 7:20 AM||492 km||306 miles||265 nm|| WSW|
|Koutiala||Tue 7:20 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Tue 7:20 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| W|
|Gabú||Tue 7:20 AM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm|| SW|
|Touba||Tue 7:20 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| WSW|
|Farafenni||Tue 7:20 AM||684 km||425 miles||370 nm|| WSW|
|Bafatá||Tue 7:20 AM||684 km||425 miles||370 nm|| SW|
|Nouakchott||Tue 7:20 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| WNW|
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