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 08:18:00 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: 30%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||12° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.99 meters/second, 1576.8 km/hour, 979.8 miles/hour or 851.4 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' 31.1"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.3"||979.64 mi||west||0° 09' 19.3"||10.68 mi||south||980.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 40.8"||782.43 mi||east||4° 02' 38.2"||277.97 mi||south||835.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gabú||Wed 8:18 AM||216 km||134 miles||117 nm|| WSW|
|Bafatá||Wed 8:18 AM||264 km||164 miles||143 nm|| WSW|
|Boké||Wed 8:18 AM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm|| SW|
|Kindia||Wed 8:18 AM||303 km||188 miles||164 nm|| SSW|
|Farafenni||Wed 8:18 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm|| WNW|
|Bissau||Wed 8:18 AM||371 km||230 miles||200 nm|| WSW|
|Conakry||Wed 8:18 AM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm|| SSW|
|Touba||Wed 8:18 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| WNW|
|Bamako||Wed 8:18 AM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Wed 8:18 AM||471 km||293 miles||255 nm|| W|
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