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 Thursday, October 11, 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: 21%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||3° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.80 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.7 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' 30.8"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.7"||992.67 mi||west||0° 10' 54.7"||12.50 mi||south||992.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 30.7"||801.90 mi||east||4° 36' 02.5"||316.16 mi||south||865.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bouaké||Thu 8:28 AM||236 km||147 miles||128 nm|| WSW|
|Tamale||Thu 8:28 AM||263 km||164 miles||142 nm|| ENE|
|Kumasi||Thu 8:28 AM||272 km||169 miles||147 nm|| SE|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Thu 8:28 AM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm|| NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 8:28 AM||313 km||194 miles||169 nm|| SW|
|Abidjan||Thu 8:28 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm|| SSW|
|Koudougou||Thu 8:28 AM||406 km||252 miles||219 nm|| NNE|
|Sikasso||Thu 8:28 AM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm|| NW|
|Ouagadougou||Thu 8:28 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| NNE|
|Sokodé||Thu 8:28 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm|| E|
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