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 Friday, October 12, 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||6° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.53 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 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' 30.4"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 23.4"||1001.03 mi||west||0° 12' 03.8"||13.82 mi||south||1001.25 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 07.5"||828.22 mi||east||4° 57' 26.1"||340.63 mi||south||896.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Harcourt||Fri 9:38 AM||126 km||78 miles||68 nm|| NE|
|Owerri||Fri 9:38 AM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| NNE|
|Uyo||Fri 9:38 AM||223 km||139 miles||120 nm|| ENE|
|Benin City||Fri 9:38 AM||264 km||164 miles||143 nm|| NNW|
|Malabo||Fri 9:38 AM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm|| E|
|Santo António (Príncipe)||Fri 8:38 AM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm|| SSE|
|Enugu||Fri 9:38 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| NNE|
|Douala||Fri 9:38 AM||390 km||242 miles||211 nm|| E|
|São Tomé||Fri 8:38 AM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| S|
|Lagos||Fri 9:38 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| NW|
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