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 08:38:00 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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 40' ||North|
|Longitude: ||17° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.08 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 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"||979.84 mi||west||0° 09' 20.9"||10.71 mi||south||980.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 44.2"||782.65 mi||east||4° 03' 10.0"||278.57 mi||south||835.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ziguinchor||Wed 8:38 AM||94 km||58 miles||51 nm|| E|
|Serekunda||Wed 8:38 AM||98 km||61 miles||53 nm|| NNE|
|Banjul||Wed 8:38 AM||105 km||65 miles||57 nm|| NE|
|Bissau||Wed 8:38 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm|| ESE|
|Farafenni||Wed 8:38 AM||194 km||120 miles||105 nm|| ENE|
|Dakar||Wed 8:38 AM||223 km||139 miles||121 nm|| N|
|Thiès||Wed 8:38 AM||236 km||147 miles||127 nm|| N|
|Bafatá||Wed 8:38 AM||275 km||171 miles||148 nm|| ESE|
|Touba||Wed 8:38 AM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm|| NNE|
|Gabú||Wed 8:38 AM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm|| E|
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