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 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 07:10:00 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||4° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.69 meters/second, 1575.7 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 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' 31.1"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.4"||978.97 mi||west||0° 09' 14.4"||10.59 mi||south||979.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 29.9"||781.68 mi||east||4° 00' 49.8"||275.90 mi||south||834.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sokoto||Wed 8:10 AM||118 km||73 miles||64 nm|| E|
|Niamey||Wed 8:10 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm|| WNW|
|Kandi||Wed 8:10 AM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm|| SW|
|Maradi||Wed 8:10 AM||326 km||202 miles||176 nm|| ENE|
|Natitingou||Wed 8:10 AM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| SW|
|Parakou||Wed 8:10 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| SSW|
|Zaria||Wed 8:10 AM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm|| ESE|
|Kaduna||Wed 8:10 AM||444 km||276 miles||239 nm|| SE|
|Djougou||Wed 8:10 AM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Wed 8:10 AM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm|| ESE|
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