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 09:18:00 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: 21%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.97 meters/second, 1598.3 km/hour, 993.1 miles/hour or 863.0 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' 53.0"||993.05 mi||west||0° 10' 57.4"||12.55 mi||south||993.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 55.7"||802.69 mi||east||4° 36' 59.8"||317.26 mi||south||866.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Conakry||Thu 9:18 AM||199 km||124 miles||107 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Thu 9:18 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| E|
|Boké||Thu 9:18 AM||287 km||179 miles||155 nm|| NNE|
|Kindia||Thu 9:18 AM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm|| NE|
|Makeni||Thu 9:18 AM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| E|
|Bissau||Thu 9:18 AM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm|| N|
|Bo||Thu 9:18 AM||388 km||241 miles||209 nm|| E|
|Bafatá||Thu 9:18 AM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| N|
|Gabú||Thu 9:18 AM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm|| NNE|
|Kenema||Thu 9:18 AM||448 km||279 miles||242 nm|| E|
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