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 09:10:00 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: 30%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||24° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.22 meters/second, 1577.6 km/hour, 980.3 miles/hour or 851.8 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"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.3"||980.16 mi||west||0° 09' 23.2"||10.75 mi||south||980.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 49.8"||783.01 mi||east||4° 04' 00.3"||279.53 mi||south||836.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Wed 8:10 AM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm|| NNE|
|Mindelo||Wed 8:10 AM||475 km||295 miles||257 nm|| N|
|Santa Maria||Wed 8:10 AM||491 km||305 miles||265 nm|| NNE|
|Dakar||Wed 9:10 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| ENE|
|Thiès||Wed 9:10 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| ENE|
|Serekunda||Wed 9:10 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| E|
|Banjul||Wed 9:10 AM||905 km||562 miles||489 nm|| E|
|Touba||Wed 9:10 AM||1005 km||624 miles||542 nm|| ENE|
|Farafenni||Wed 9:10 AM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Wed 9:10 AM||1014 km||630 miles||547 nm|| E|
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