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 07:54:00 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 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 07' ||North|
|Longitude: ||18° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.38 meters/second, 1553.0 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.5 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' 07.4"||0.14 mi||south||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.1"||964.79 mi||west||0° 07' 23.7"||8.48 mi||south||965.13 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 34.0"||769.40 mi||east||3° 19' 52.9"||229.05 mi||south||808.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Louis||Tue 7:54 AM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm|| E|
|Dakar||Tue 7:54 AM||174 km||108 miles||94 nm|| SSE|
|Thiès||Tue 7:54 AM||190 km||118 miles||103 nm|| SE|
|Rosso||Tue 7:54 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| E|
|Touba||Tue 7:54 AM||272 km||169 miles||147 nm|| ESE|
|Nouakchott||Tue 7:54 AM||310 km||193 miles||168 nm|| NE|
|Serekunda||Tue 7:54 AM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm|| SSE|
|Banjul||Tue 7:54 AM||336 km||209 miles||181 nm|| SSE|
|Farafenni||Tue 7:54 AM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm|| SE|
|Ziguinchor||Tue 7:54 AM||437 km||272 miles||236 nm|| SSE|
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