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 07:28:00 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 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.77 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 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"||979.15 mi||west||0° 09' 15.7"||10.61 mi||south||979.50 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 32.7"||781.88 mi||east||4° 01' 18.8"||276.45 mi||south||834.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ouagadougou||Wed 7:28 AM||155 km||96 miles||84 nm|| WSW|
|Koudougou||Wed 7:28 AM||245 km||153 miles||133 nm|| WSW|
|Niamey||Wed 8:28 AM||260 km||162 miles||141 nm|| ENE|
|Tamale||Wed 7:28 AM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm|| S|
|Kara||Wed 7:28 AM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| SSE|
|Sokodé||Wed 7:28 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| SSE|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Wed 7:28 AM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| WSW|
|Parakou||Wed 8:28 AM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm|| SE|
|Koutiala||Wed 7:28 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| W|
|Sokoto||Wed 8:28 AM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| E|
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