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 07:24:00 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 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||10° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.24 meters/second, 1552.5 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 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"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.0"||964.49 mi||west||0° 07' 21.3"||8.43 mi||south||964.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 35.8"||769.20 mi||east||3° 18' 55.6"||227.96 mi||south||808.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tidjikja||Tue 7:24 AM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm|| NNW|
|Tambacounda||Tue 7:24 AM||408 km||253 miles||220 nm|| SW|
|Bamako||Tue 7:24 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Tue 7:24 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm|| W|
|Touba||Tue 7:24 AM||564 km||350 miles||304 nm|| WSW|
|Gabú||Tue 7:24 AM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm|| SW|
|Nouakchott||Tue 7:24 AM||590 km||367 miles||318 nm|| WNW|
|Farafenni||Tue 7:24 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| WSW|
|Bafatá||Tue 7:24 AM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Louis||Tue 7:24 AM||610 km||379 miles||330 nm|| W|
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