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 10:18:00 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: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 10:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||17° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.68 meters/second, 1611.6 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 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"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.3"||1001.37 mi||west||0° 12' 07.4"||13.89 mi||south||1001.58 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 37.6"||830.27 mi||east||4° 58' 22.6"||341.71 mi||south||899.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Fri 10:18 AM||747 km||464 miles||404 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Fri 10:18 AM||799 km||496 miles||431 nm|| NE|
|Bo||Fri 10:18 AM||838 km||521 miles||453 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Fri 10:18 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| ENE|
|Makeni||Fri 10:18 AM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| NE|
|Kenema||Fri 10:18 AM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm|| ENE|
|Boké||Fri 10:18 AM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm|| NNE|
|Kakata||Fri 10:18 AM||903 km||561 miles||488 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Fri 10:18 AM||942 km||586 miles||509 nm|| NNE|
|Koidu||Fri 10:18 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| NE|
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