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 07:44:00 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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.33 meters/second, 1552.8 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.4 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' 01.1"||964.69 mi||west||0° 07' 23.0"||8.46 mi||south||965.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 34.6"||769.33 mi||east||3° 19' 33.9"||228.69 mi||south||808.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rosso||Tue 7:44 AM||45 km||28 miles||24 nm|| NNW|
|Saint-Louis||Tue 7:44 AM||93 km||58 miles||50 nm|| W|
|Touba||Tue 7:44 AM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm|| S|
|Thiès||Tue 7:44 AM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm|| SW|
|Nouakchott||Tue 7:44 AM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm|| N|
|Dakar||Tue 7:44 AM||252 km||156 miles||136 nm|| SW|
|Farafenni||Tue 7:44 AM||284 km||176 miles||153 nm|| S|
|Banjul||Tue 7:44 AM||314 km||195 miles||170 nm|| SSW|
|Serekunda||Tue 7:44 AM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm|| SSW|
|Tambacounda||Tue 7:44 AM||337 km||210 miles||182 nm|| SE|
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