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 09:28:00 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 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||17° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.00 meters/second, 1598.4 km/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.1 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' 52.9"||993.13 mi||west||0° 10' 58.1"||12.56 mi||south||993.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 00.9"||802.85 mi||east||4° 37' 11.3"||317.48 mi||south||867.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bissau||Thu 9:28 AM||437 km||271 miles||236 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Thu 9:28 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| ENE|
|Boké||Thu 9:28 AM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm|| NE|
|Ziguinchor||Thu 9:28 AM||477 km||297 miles||258 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 9:28 AM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm|| E|
|Bafatá||Thu 9:28 AM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm|| NE|
|Kindia||Thu 9:28 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm|| ENE|
|Serekunda||Thu 9:28 AM||559 km||348 miles||302 nm|| N|
|Banjul||Thu 9:28 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| NNE|
|Gabú||Thu 9:28 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| NE|
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