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 08:28:00 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: 30%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||14° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.04 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 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' 31.1"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.3"||979.74 mi||west||0° 09' 20.0"||10.70 mi||south||980.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 42.6"||782.54 mi||east||4° 02' 54.1"||278.27 mi||south||835.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bafatá||Wed 8:28 AM||59 km||37 miles||32 nm|| S|
|Gabú||Wed 8:28 AM||70 km||44 miles||38 nm|| SE|
|Bissau||Wed 8:28 AM||133 km||83 miles||72 nm|| SW|
|Farafenni||Wed 8:28 AM||136 km||85 miles||74 nm|| NW|
|Boké||Wed 8:28 AM||201 km||125 miles||108 nm|| SSE|
|Banjul||Wed 8:28 AM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm|| WNW|
|Serekunda||Wed 8:28 AM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm|| WNW|
|Touba||Wed 8:28 AM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm|| NNW|
|Thiès||Wed 8:28 AM||334 km||207 miles||180 nm|| NW|
|Dakar||Wed 8:28 AM||366 km||228 miles||198 nm|| NW|
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